The Open National Added-Value Video Award

Current Award Winner See 2017 Finalists!
Overview Deadline for consideration — April 15, 2017

The Added-Value Video honors programs which create the best promotional video. With the growing importance of videos in social media, the development of innovative videos during the wrestling season is essential to building programs brands and the sport of wrestling as a whole. The winner is chosen based on two key elements: a panel of judges assessing video performance and quality in accordance to the award, as well as a social media campaign which concludes with an online voting component.

Judging Criteria
  • Suggested 5:00 minute video limit
  • Clever and unique in nature
  • High quality video, sound, and graphics
  • Strong social media campaign and voting
  • Engages fans and develops interaction
Submission Due: April 15, 2017
Finalist Announced: May 11, 2017
Voting Begins: June 19, 2017
Voting Ends: June 22, 2017
Winner Announced: August 5, 2017

Any high school program is eligible to participate in the “Added Value Video” competition. To be considered, please fill out the submission form by April 14, 2017. Each program may only submit one video. If you fail to adhere to these policies your team may be disqualified from the competition. Please direct further questions regarding the awards program to Coyte Cooper at