2019 Salute to Ocean County Documentary

Mandatory Application

Due Monday, November 12, 2018 by 5:00PM

By filling out this form, your school’s Television or Audio Visual Department is requesting to be selected to make a five-minute documentary on one of the following three topics (selected at random).  You will be paired with a professional filmographer selected at random and funded by The Jay and Linda Grunin Foundation.

  1. Individual selected for the Lifetime Achievement Award in Ocean County Art;

  2. Individual selected for the Pauline S. Miller Lifetime Achievement Award in Ocean County History;

  3. The John C. Bartlett, Jr. Government Service Award.

Please fill out this form:

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Specific Student Awards (dates may change)

Award: Documentary– one award of $1,000 to school selected by the full Commission during the March 19, 2019 meeting.  Completed Documentaries (maximum 5 minutes) must be submitted to be at the Commission office by 5:00 PM EST of March 11, 2019.

Schools interested must:

  1. Submit mandatory application by November 12, 2018

  2. Random selection of qualified schools on November 30, 2018

  3. Random pairing with Professional Media consultants by Grunin Foundation on December 14, 2018.

General Rule

  1. All awardees will be required to be at the Salute on April 11, 2019 at the time of the presentation to qualify to be awarded unless extreme extenuating circumstances as determined by the Commission.

  2. All works must be original and cannot be plagiarized.

  3. All submission must be submitted with a release of rights to display, reprint or offer in other media (including but not limited to electronic or  print) from the student or their legal guardian if student is not a legal adult.

  4. Decision of money allotted to each category is solely at the discretion of the Ocean County Culture and Heritage Commission.

  5. All decisions of the Commission will be final.

  6. Rules may change without notice.