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Posted on: March 22, 2021 | Back | Print

International Video Blogging Contest on the occasion of ICCR Foundation Day On the theme

My impressions of India”Or What India means to me”

Brief outline

The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) has announced a Video Blogging contest from 19 March 2021 till 3 April 2021 on the theme ““My impressions of India” or “What India means to me””.

The Video contest will be open to foreign participants who studied in India (not restricted to just ICCR alumni but even those who studied in India under self finance scheme) residing outside India.

About the Event

As part of the celebrations of the ICCR’s 71st Foundation Day, High Commission of India is organizing a Video Blogging contest on the theme “My impressions of India” or “What India means to me”.

Event Name

Video Blogging contest on theme “My impressions of India” or “What India means to me”

Event Details

A three minute-long (maximum duration not more than three minutes) High Resolution video in the form of running video or photos or collage of photos

Submission / Closure of Entries

Starting from 19th March 2021 to 3rd April 2021


High Commission of India, Lilongwe’s Facebook (@IndiaInMalawi) and Twitter (@India_in_Malawi)


Prize / Awards from short listed entries

01st Prize – US$ 2000

02nd Prize – US$ 1000

03rd Prize – US$ 750


  • Any commentary/ explanation in the video shall be in English or with English subtitles.

  • The video should not be of more than three minutes duration.

  • One can upload the video on High Commission’s social media platforms.

  • Once the video is uploaded, the following details should be provided

Full Name:-

Date of Birth:-


Contact Phone Number:-

Email ID:-

  • It is mandatory for all the candidates to provide these details after uploading the video, failing which the entry will be rejected.

  • The decision made by High Commission and ICCR Jury members will be final and binding and no claims whatsoever will be entertained.

  • Copyrights of the selected entries shall be with High Commission of India, Lilongwe and ICCR which reserve the right to publish it on its social media / website pages.

Terms & Conditions

  • The entries should not contain any offensive or provocative language or content.

  • The time limit of three minutes should be strictly adhered to failing which the contestant will lose points.

  • The video should be original and you must be the sole owner of the copyright of the video. The video should not have been previously published on any digital media platform.

  • Starting Date of Submission of entries: 19/03/2020

  • Closing Date of Submission of entries: 03/04/2020