The Reel Optimism Video Contest is an annual video contest for Optimist Clubs and Junior Optimist Clubs to represent their experience of being an Optimist in a creative and powerful way. Each year features a different topic. Participate for a chance to win a Club Grant!
The sixth annual Reel Optimism video contest will allow adult Optimist Clubs and Junior Optimist Clubs to submit videos with the chance to win a $1,500 Club Grant. Using the creativity of Club Members, partners, and community resources. Clubs are asked to create a short video that illustrates the topic: "100 Years of Optimism"
Club grants will be awarded in each of the categories with funding courtesy of Optimist International, the Optimist International Foundation and the Canadian Children's Optimist Foundation!
Please upload your videos to a video/file hosting website (ex. YouTube), and email us the link at firstname.lastname@example.org
Entries will be judged and nominated as finalists based on:
Congratulations to the 2018 Reel Optimism Video Contest winners! Both Clubs received a $1,500 Club Grant. Thank you to all Clubs for participating and voting in the 2018 Reel Optimism Video Contest.
“Living the Creed” Adult Category - Breakfast Optimist Club of Kalamazoo
“Living the Creed” Youth Category - Junior Optimist Club of Farmington Steam Academy
Stay tuned for updates and information for the 2019 Reel Optimism Video Contest!
To view past Reel Optimism videos, visit our YouTube channel.