Aerie is awarding 20 new inspiring individuals with $20,000 cash each! #AerieREAL Changemakers are activists, entrepreneurs, advocates and so much more (always badass), who help push humanity forward by championing selfless projects and diverse stories.
Official Rules: US, 15+ with YouTube account (free). March 4 – April 11, 2021 at 11:59 pm PT. One entry per person.
Important! The YouTube video must be set to Unlisted.
Self Nomination: create a YouTube video that tells us which area your change will impact and provide a link to your YouTube video that explains who you are, how you’re making (or will make) change, and how $20,000 will help make your idea real. Video must not exceed two minutes in length. When you upload the Submission, you will automatically receive one entry into the Contest.
Nominate someone else: create a YouTube video that tells us which area your Nominee’s change will impact and provide a link to a YouTube video that explains who they are, how they’re making (or will make) change, and how $20,000 will help make their idea real Video must not exceed two minutes in length. When you upload the Submission, the Nominee receives one entry into the Contest. You must have permission from the Nominee to make the Submission on the Nominee’s behalf. A Nominee must meet all Contest eligibility.
Judging Criteria: Concept 50%; Feasibility of action 25%; and Passion & dedication 25%.
Prizes (20): $20,000 in the form of a check. If a grand prize winner is a Nominee, it will be the individual that is the Nominee that will win the prize (and not the individual that submitted on the Nominee’s behalf).