Online Video Contests Update: Thump Local Commercial, Film Fights "Jaws" Short Film & More

Online Video Contests announces the best new video contests each week, so here are this week’s from Thump Local, Film Fights and more.
ADThump Local 2018 Video Contest
Thump Local is looking for something of a commercial or promotional video – a video that gets their message out there. Entries can be anywhere between 15 seconds and 2 minutes in duration. Click for details!

New Contests

Legion of the Bold Core Spot Contest
Share your bold commercial idea with Doritos.
Due 09/13/18 | Cash: $3,000
Film Fights ‘Easy Rider’ Fight
Create a short film inspired by the film title ‘Easy Rider’.
Due 09/16/18 | Prize: Fame, glory, bragging rights!
Audience Awards Feature Film Distribution
Submit your feature film for distribution.
Due 12/31/18 | Prize: Distribution Deal
Film Fights ‘Jaws’ Fight
Create a short film inspired by the film title ‘Jaws’.
Due 09/02/18 | Prize: Fame, glory, bragging rights!
Put the Brakes On Fatalities 2018 Video Contest
Kansas students, educate teens on preventing driving fatalities.
Due 09/30/18 | Prize: Choose one: iPad, GoPro, or DJI Osmo Camera
United Hub #UnitedJourneyContest
Your chance to win 1 million United MileagePlus award miles.
Due 08/28/18 | Prize: 1 million United MileagePlus® award miles
First Man Open Bid Pitch Project
Create on-disc bonus content for the First Man DVD and Blu-ray.
Due 08/13/18 | Prize: Open Bid
Halloween Bonus Content Open Bid Pitch Project
Create on-disc bonus content for the new film, ‘Halloween’.
Due 08/13/18 | Prize: Open Bid
Back To School Treats Challenge
Explain why you like Chefmaster’s choice of colors.
Due 08/31/18 | Prize: Chefmaster Gift Hamper
Anti-Counterfeiting Video Contest
Create a video showing the harmful effects of counterfeit products.
Due 10/31/18 | Cash: $500
Xposure International 2018 Competition
A photography competition that is now accepting short films.
Due 09/07/18 | Cash: $3,000
Nebraska Ethanol Board Field to Fuel Video Contest
Nebraska students, inform the public about renewable fuel.
Due 01/31/19 | Cash: $1,000
‘Wetter is Better II’ Vimeo Weekend Challenge
Find some water and use it to make something incredible.
Due 08/14/18 | Prize: Vimeo Plus account
Thump Local 2018 Video Contest
Make a commercial or promotional video for Thump Local.
Due 08/31/18 | Cash: $500
Create artwork ‘The Force Is Female’ Nike Women
Create artwork inspired by ‘The Force Is Female’ for Nike Women.
Due 09/03/18 | Cash: $2,500
Reducing the Human Cost of Disasters Video Contest
Invest now to reduce the economic losses from disasters.
Due 08/31/18 | Cash: $500
2018 NCAM Challenge
Help your favorite charity earn up to $25,000!
Due 09/28/18 | Prize: $25,000 Grant
LadyBug Festival
Submit your short film with a focus on environmental issues.
Due 09/15/18 | Cash: $600

Contests Almost Due

Moscow Ballet National Dance Video Competition
Due 08/15/18 | Cash: $1,500
Acuity’s Celebrate Manufacturing Video Contest
Due 08/15/18 | Cash: $1,500
Cinematic Panic Film Festival
Due 08/17/18 | Cash: $1,000
Doritos Blaze the Beat Contest
Due 08/17/18 | Cash: $50,000
Elmer’s Ooey Gluey Slime Games Contest
Due 08/19/18 | Cash: $3,000
Film Fights ‘Short Docs 3’ Fight
Due 08/19/18 | Prize: Fame, glory, bragging rights!
Detour Odyssey Video Contest
Due 08/19/18 | Trip: Trip to Japan for Detour Odyssey
2018 ‘Lights! Camera! Pour!’ Video Contest
Due 08/20/18 | Prize: Tickets to Wine Spectator’s Wine Experience in NYC
Next Generation Peacebuilders Video Contest
Due 08/20/18 | Prize: Conference ticket for the One Young World Summit in The Hague
GearBest Summer DIY Video Contest
Due 08/20/18 | Cash: $1,000
KIN x DUST $10,000 Sci-Fi Short Film Competition
Due 08/20/18 | Cash: $10,000
Best Fiends Animation Artwork Campaign
Due 08/20/18 | Cash: $4,000
PADI Women’s Dive Day Global 2018 Video Contest
Due 08/21/18 | Prize: Free PADI 2019 membership renewal
Sleep for Peace Campaign
Due 08/21/18 | Prize: $1,000 Grant
EaseUS 14th Anniversary Video Contest
Due 08/23/18 | Prize: iPhone 8 OR $500!
Light This Location Film Festival
Due 08/24/18 | Prize: Aputure lights, Rhino slider, + more!
Panasonic AU-EVA ‘Share Your Vision’ Video Contest
Due 08/25/18 | Cash: $6,000
The Good Life Experience Short Film Award
Due 08/26/18 | Cash: $1,300
2018 AIA Film Challenge
Due 08/27/18 | Cash: $5,000
Public Storage ‘Make Your Move’ Video Contest
Due 08/27/18 | Cash: $5,000
Meridol Video Project
Due 08/27/18 | Cash: $38,500
United Hub #UnitedJourneyContest
Due 08/28/18 | Prize: 1 million United MileagePlus® award miles
You can learn more and keep track of all current contests at

Written by Jake Fruia

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