Deadline: Materials must be submitted through AFA’s online application by 11:59 p.m. (EST) December 1, 2016, or mailed and postmarked on or before December 1. Applications submitted by fax or email will not be considered.
Eligibility: Must submit an original video on CD or DVD-ROM (enclosed in disc envelope) or submitted through the online application form and no longer than two minutes that conveys: A moment in relation to Alzheimer’s disease when you learned something about your understanding of the disease, learned something about caregiving, or decided to become a community volunteer/activist. Video cannot be a fictional account, depiction, or dramatization. It must be an artistic or documentary video. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and between ages 13 and 19 on the application due date.
Award: $500 grand prize winner, $250 first runner-up.
Contact: Application and instructions available at www.youngleadersofafa.org