Call for Videos: TEPHINET COVID-19 Video Contest

Thomas Aiken, Communications Coordinator

Since the very beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, FETP workers have been actively involved on the frontlines in combating this unprecedented public health threat. TEPHINET is holding a video contest to tell your stories and to raise awareness of the important work of FETPs. This contest was created to give FETP trainees and alumni an opportunity to share their stories, impact, and challenges they have had to overcome while responding to this global pandemic. 


All FETP alumni (graduates), as well as currently enrolled trainees of advanced-level FETPs, are eligible to enter the contest.

Submission Instructions

Each entrant may submit one (1) video up to five (5) minutes in length. Videos may be in any language.

When your video is completed, upload it to a streaming website such as or Then, post the video link to the “Activity Feed” on TEPHIConnect* ( If you need any assistance on this, contact Lisandro Torre at

*If you are not already a registered user of TEPHIConnect, please register on to access the Activity Feed tab. (To register for an account, click on “Request invitation” at the top right of the homepage, complete the form, and click on the link in the activation email you will receive to activate your account).

Submission Deadline

The submission deadline is Monday, June 22, 2020.

Evaluation and Award

TEPHINET will review the submissions and the winner will receive a certificate, placement on the TEPHINET website ( and will be posted on the TEPHINET social media accounts. The winning video will also be shown at a future TEPHINET conference!

Submissions will be evaluated on the quality of their narratives (does the video tell a clear, compelling story?), visual and audio quality, and overall creativity.

Contact Information

If you have questions about the contest or about using TEPHIConnect, please contact Lisandro Torre at