Competition: Why Open Education Matters Video Competition

Today Creative Commons, the U.S. Department of Education, and the Open Society Institute launch the Why Open Education Matters Video Competition. The competition will award cash prizes, provided by the Open Society Institute, of up to $25,000 for the best short videos that explain the use and promise of free, high-quality open educational resources and describe the benefits and opportunities these materials create for teachers, students and schools.

Your videos must be submitted to the competition website by June 5, 2012, and winners will be announced July 18, 2012.