So, you’re thinking about submitting a video application to WIN The Best Dive Job in the World contest! What are you waiting for?
What do we expect from your submissions?
First, let’s talk about the content of your video entries.
Here are some tips
Be Yourself – We need to see who you are, what motivated you to enter the Best Dive Job in the world contest. Your submission video is meant to help us to get to know you. Make sure that you answer clearly the question “Why do I want to become a PADI professional diving instructor and win the Best Dive Job in the World“.
Be Creative – Surprise us with your entries, either with the beautiful content of your video or with your amazing editing skills. More importantly, we want to see your creative personality on camera and how well you present yourself. Remember your video must be 90 seconds or less.
Make sure to check out our upcoming article: How to win the Best Dive Job in the world – Part 2 on video production and editing.
Be Adventurous – Participants are encouraged to demonstrate their keen sense of adventure, dive and travel experiences, and their expertise with social networks, marketing, photography and videography. So, if you have any diving footage, travel photos or souvenirs from your various adventures, mix it in and share with us. Also, feel free to brag about your online presence and social media mojo.
Watch the entry video of Kenzo, the winner of the Best Dive Job in the World 2010!
Although these are just suggestions, it is really up to you to show us what you got!
Now that you know what we expect from you and your submission video, it’s time to get to work!
You can submit your video entry until October 31, 2014 on our website: http://contest.bestdivejob.com/submit/submit
Don’t miss the next article in this series
How to win the Best Dive Job in the World (Part 2)
We will talk about creating compelling video entries.
- The competition is open until October 31, 2014.
- We will announce the 8 winning candidates on November 20, 2014.
- Candidates will need to be able to travel to Bali in May 2015 for a minimum of 2 months for their Divemaster training, and to compete for the selection of the Best Dive Job in the World Grand Prize winner. Please make sure that you’ll be available to travel to Bali from May 23, 2015 to July 20, 2015 before you submit your entry.
- For a complete list of prizes, check out http://contest.bestdivejob.com/prizes