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International Video Blogging Contest on the occasion of ICCR Foundation Day

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Embassy of India

Reykjavik (Iceland)

International Video Blogging Contest on the occasion of ICCR Foundation Day

On the theme

My impressions of India”


What India means to me”

Brief outline

As part of the celebrations of its 71st Foundation Day, The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) announce a Video Blogging contest from 19 March 2021 till 3 April 2021 on the theme ““My impressions of India” or “What India means to me””.

The Video contest is open to foreign participants who studied in India (not restricted to just ICCR alumni but even those who studied in India under self finance scheme) residing outside India. There is opportunity to win prizes for the best entries.

Event NameVideo Blogging contest on theme “My impressions of India” or “What India means to me”
Event DetailsA three minute-long (maximum duration not more than three minutes) High Resolution video in the form of running video or photos or collage of photos
Submission / Closure of EntriesStarting from 19th March 2021 to 3rd April 2021
WhereMission’s Youtube, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
Prize / Awards from short listed entries
01st Prize – US$ 2000
02nd Prize – US$ 1000
03rd Prize – US$ 750


  • Any commentary/ explanation in the video shall be in English or with English subtitles.
  • The video should not be of more than three minutes duration.
  • One can upload the video on Mission’s social media platforms ( Facebook: @IndiainReykjavik, Twitter: @indembiceland, Instagram: @indiainiceland )
  • Once the video is uploaded, the following details should be provided

Full Name:-

Date of Birth:-


Contact Phone Number:-

Email ID:-

  • It is mandatory for all the candidates to provide these details after uploading the video, failing which the entry will be rejected.
  • The best shortlisted entry will be forwarded to ICCR.
  • The decision made by Mission and ICCR Jury members will be final and binding and no claims whatsoever will be entertained.
  • Copyrights of the selected entries shall be with Mission and ICCR which reserve the right to publish it on its social media / website pages.

Terms & Conditions

  • The entries should not contain any offensive or provocative language or content.
  • The time limit of three minutes should be strictly adhered to failing which the contestant will lose points.
  • The video should be original and you must be the sole owner of the copyright of the video. The video should not have been previously published on any digital media platform.
  • Starting Date of Submission of entries: 19/03/2020
  • Closing Date of Submission of entries: 03/04/2020