Past Winning Projects

"Health: A Time Travel Adventure"

"Rupert Gets Fit"


Animation refers to the use of technology to create time sequence or a series of graphic images or frames together to give the appearance of continuous movement. Projects should include motion with character design, layout, foreground, and background. Video compression should be applied as needed for optimal viewing. To be acceptable, files must be submitted in .avi, .mpg, or .mov formats. Software such as MovieMaker, iMovie, Pinnacle, Premiere, PowerPoint, and Macromedia Studio can be used. Projects must be no more than three (3) minutes in length.


  • Video animation (e.g. 3D models in motion).
  • Dimensional animation (e.g. Flash)
  • Frame animation (e.g. Claymation)
  • Splash screens for websites
  • Opening titles for films
  • Simulations

Copyright Info

Please be sure work adheres to copyright law. It's safest if you use only original material you have created yourself. When you submit an entry, you should be sure that you have the unrestricted right to use all of the content you've included. This includes words, graphics, audio and video. If you use material from a third party that requires permission, please include that written permission with the submitted content.

Work that violates copyright will not be considered.

If you need music or other content created by a third party, it may help to try looking at websites that specifically state the content they make available is copyright free.

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