Prizes

Adobe Youth Voices Awards believes that everyone has the power to be creative and make powerful media. These awards recognize ordinary young people from all walks of life for their extraordinary projects created to change our world for the better.

    Submissions are now open!

  • Youth ages 13-19 are eligible to participate by teaming up with adult educators who are from any school or youth organization worldwide. In order to submit media, all educators are welcome to register with Adobe Youth Voices Community at no cost.
  • If you are an educator affiliated to Adobe Youth Voices through one our partner organizations, please submit your media via the Adobe Youth Voices online community.

Adobe Youth Voices Awards will be awarded to three projects per category:

  • First Prize Category: Chosen by individual judges
  • Second Prize Category: Chosen by individual judges
  • Audience Award: Chosen by audiences worldwide

First Prize Category: Chosen by individual judges

School/organization will receive Youth artist(s) will receive
  • 3 Samsung Galaxy Tabs
  • 3 licenses for Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Cash Grant to non-profits that will support their vision for change*
  • Individual Adobe Creative Cloud licenses for students**
  • Eligibility to apply for an Adobe Youth Voices Scholarship***

Second Prize Category: Chosen by individual judges

School/organization will receive Youth artist(s) will receive
  • 2 Samsung Galaxy Tabs
  • 2 licenses for Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Cash Grant to non-profits that will support their vision for change*
  • Individual Adobe Creative Cloud licenses for students**
  • Eligibility to apply for an Adobe Youth Voices Scholarship***

Audience Award: Chosen by audiences worldwide

School/organization will receive Youth artist(s) will receive
  • 1 Samsung Galaxy Tab
  • 1 license for Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Cash Grant to non-profits that will support their vision for change*
  • Individual Adobe Creative Cloud licenses for students**
  • Eligibility to apply for an Adobe Youth Voices Scholarship***

Adobe Youth Voices Scholarship

All AYV Awards Finalists and Winners will be eligible to apply for an Adobe Youth Voices Scholarship. The program supports the next generation of creatives with scholarships towards post-secondary education.

Awards Categories

Adobe Youth Voices Awards prizes will be presented in all five (5) categories:

Video

    1. Animation
    2. Documentary
    3. Narrative
    4. Venture

Print

    1. Visual

Adobe Youth Voices Awards will be awarded to the top three projects per category.

Prizes will be awarded to youth artist(s), as well as the school/organization where the project was produced. Award winning media content will receive broad recognition and exposure through wide multi-platform distribution of their work, including online, print magazine, film festivals, and DVD.


*Students will receive funding for their project. Amount to be determined with the Adobe Foundation

**Up to 5 students per winning project to receive Adobe Creative Cloud licenses

***The Adobe Youth Voices Scholarships Program supports the next generation of creatives with scholarships towards post-secondary education.

The announcement of Awards Winners will be made on June 22, 2015.