Student Submission Form
Submission Process and Judging Criteria for the 2014 Enabled by Optics Contest
NOTE: Submissions are closed. This page was posted earlier this year when the 2014 contest opened.
Video Contest: Show Us – What’s Optics Have to do With It?
In a video format submission, take apart any product that has an optical component, and show us how the optics technology is required to make the product work.
It’s Easy to Submit:
Select a consumer product (suggestions include a laptop, DVD player, remote control, digital camera, barcode scanner – or any other product of your choice – be creative!)
Take it apart and find the optical component(s)
Describe how the optical technology contributes to the end product
Submissions will be partially judged based on number of “likes” as well as by members of the OSA Corporate Associates Committee who will take the following into consideration when making their winning selections:
Contest terms of entry (pdf)
Story Telling– Enlighten us with how the optical component contributes to the end-user experience in the chosen product
Creativity – Inspire the judges with your story
Length – Suggested length 2-3 minutes – no more than 5 minutes