Science in Media - Competitions



SA Science Lens Photography Competition

UCSF Science Image and Video Competition

Twitter: @UCSF





Science Magazine - Data Stories Short-form Video Competition

Twitter: @sciencemagazine


Fulbright-National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship

Twitter: @FulbrightPrgrm


Society for Neuroscience (SfN) - Brain Awareness Video Contest

Twitter: @SfNtweets  


University of California - San Francisco - UCSF Science Image and Video Competition

Twitter: @UCSF



European Geosciences Union (EGU) Communicate Your Science Video Competition

Twitter: @EuroGeosciences


iBiology Young Scientist Seminars (YSS)

Twitter: @ibiology / @AldaCenter


Ocean 180 Video Challenge

Twitter: @ocean180video


American Chemical Society Chemistry Champs Contest

Twitter: @AmerChemSociety


Biochemical Society Science Communication Competition

Twitter: @BiochemSoc


FameLab Communications Competition  -- in UK

Twitter: @FameLabUK



EURAXESS Science Slam

Twitter: @EuraxessUK


American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB) Fascinating Plant Films Competition

Twitter: @ASPB


Australian Society of Fish Biology (ASFB) - Student Communication in SciCompetition (SCiSC)  --  in AUS



Australian Marine Sciences Association (AMSA) - Outreach Video Competition -- in AUS

Twitter: @amsa_marine


American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) - Share Your Science Video Contest

Twitter: @ASCBiology


Chemistry World's Science Communication Competition

Twitter: @ChemistryWorld



Royal College of Science Union - The Science Challenge


Institute of Food Technologists - Food Science in Action Video Competition

Twitter: @IFT


South Africa Agency for Science and Technology Advancement (SAASTA) - Young Science Communicator’s Competition

Twitter: @NRF_SAASTA


NIHCD Three-minute Talks (TmT) Competition (NIH Division of Intramural Research fellows only)

Twitter: @NICHD_NIH


Ernst Schering Foundation - Fast Forward Science Web Video Competition  --- in Deutschland



The University of Sydney - Sleek Geeks Science Eureka Prize - (Primary and high school students only)

Twitter: @Sydney_Uni / @sleekgeeks


ReelLIFE SCIENCE Science Video Competition  --- in Ireland (Primary/secondary school students)

Twitter: @ReelLifeScience


5 Digital Video Competition (High school + middle school students only)

Twitter: @CarnegieSciCtr


Thank you to Roy Smolens Jr. for assistance in curating these resources.