Enter "The Beauty of Science" Video Competition

$3,000 in grants awarded to top three winners!

Win an academic grant for your great video-taking skills and in-depth knowledge of science!

Step 1: Sign Up for Entry Instructions

Sign up for the video contest using our convenient entry form on the right. →

When you submit the form, entry instructions will be instantly sent to your e-Mail.
It's that easy!

Step 2: Film & Edit

College undergraduate and graduate students will film and edit a short video using Across International equipment in their laboratory.

Step 3: Upload & Share

Upload your video to our contest portal. Encourage friends and family to vote for your video by sharing your video link on social media with the official contest hashtag.


The top three most popular videos will win these valuable grants:

  • 1st prize: $1,500 academic grant
  • 2nd prize: $1,000 academic grant
  • 3rd prize: $500 academic grant


Terms & Conditions
Open to all US college and university students only. Employees, relatives, or friends of Across International employees are not eligible to enter. One entry (video upload) per student. The winner will be selected on the number of votes, determined by tabulations on Across International’s contest platform page. There is no fee for entry and no purchase necessary. 
By entering, contestants waive all rights to their video. Contestants agree to allow Across International to use their video on their social media pages, for promotional purposes, and however else the company sees fit. Furthermore, the winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material. Any personal data relating to the winner or any other entrants will be used solely in accordance with current US data protection laws and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent.  
The contest runs from Feb. 15-April 15. A winner will be selected on April 16 and announced via the contest page, a press release, and through our social media pages. Across International will not be held responsible for difficulty uploading videos to the contest site or any other technical difficulties. Prizes will be extended to the contest winners at the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place levels. Prizes are nontransferable.  
Each winner will be contacted either by phone, email, or direct message through a social media platform. Winners will have 30 days to claim their prize. Prize winners will need to produce current proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university, either transcripts or a current student ID. If a selected winner doesn’t claim their prize or is unable to produce proof of enrollment, the contestant whose video received the next most votes will become the new winner. Across International reserves the right to cancel the competition if circumstances arise outside of its control.