Anchor Competition Deadline June 7th
YOU CAN BE THE NEXT UNITY NEWS ANCHOR!
The UNITY NEWS ANCHOR CONTEST provides UNITY Members with the opportunity to be of one of two news anchors for UNITY News segments that will be shown during the 2019 National UNITY Conference in Orlando, Florida.
The UNITY NEWS ANCHOR CONTEST FORM:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfBIB39_SMXfgWMF8hhM5xXBQD5tYP2jV5Ev7c3_TrmWUgx_g/viewform
Each contestant is required to complete a brief audition video within a 60-second time limit. Thanks to UNITY’s partnership with Phoenix ABC affiliate station, ABC 15 News, this one-day opportunity to serve as a UNITY News Anchor will be held in Phoenix, Arizona inside its news studio. The winners will be flown to Phoenix, Arizona to serve as a UNITY News Anchor and one registration scholarship for the 2019 National UNITY Conference.
-Contestant must be between 18 – 24 years old
-Contestant must produce a brief News Anchor video (60 seconds or less). Note: you may have an assistant (i.e. cameraman) but you alone will be considered as a UNITY New Anchor.
-UNITY will provide a script template, which you may use, however, if you choose to use your own script, please submit your script along with your video.
There will be two winners selected based on the following criteria:
– Aesthetic and Creativity
– Structure and Timing
– Production Value
– Technical Merit
– Brevity and Concise Vocabulary
Note: The prize does not include travel expenses to attend the national conference.