Video Contest Details

The Prizes

The Tar Wars National Conference concludes with a festive awards ceremony, during which the national winners are announced. All state winners in attendance receive a prize packet that includes a certificate of appreciation, a ribbon, and a special gift.

The prizes for the top three videos are as follows:

  • First Place - $750
  • Second Place - $200
  • Third Place - $100

AAFP Tar Wars Video Contest Criteria and Judging

View the contest criteria and judging(2 page PDF) (PDF 2 pages) for the AAFP Tar Wars Video Contest.

Instructions for Submitting a Video

View the instructions for submitting a video(4 page PDF) (PDF 4 pages) for the AAFP Tar Wars Video Contest. Acceptable File Formats: MPEG-4 Video file format (mp4) or Windows Media Video file format (wmv).

Video Contest Submission Forms

The Tar Wars Video Contest Entry Form(1 page PDF) (PDF 1 page) and Tar Wars Video Authorized Release Form(1 page PDF) (PDF 1 page) must accompany videos submitted for the AAFP Tar Wars Video Contest.

The Video Contest Winners

State video contest winners and their families are eligible to attend the annual Tar Wars National Conference, sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians. This event is held each year in the summer. Tar Wars National Conference celebrates youth, creativity, and being tobacco-free, and is jam-packed with fun, excitement and learning opportunities for the entire family.

Questions?

If you have questions about the video contest, please contact AAFP Tar Wars staff at 800-TAR-WARS (800-827-9277) or tarwars@aafp.org.