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The Faculty of Health: Health Promotion Prize

Applications have now closed

The Faculty of Health invites all ACT and NSW Year 11 and 12 students to create a health promotion video aimed at encouraging a healthier lifestyle in their local community. The entry deemed to be the most likely to achieve success – and the most entertaining – will receive a Health Promotion Prize to the value of $2,600. In addition to this, the school the winning student attends upon submission of the video will receive a cash prize of $3,000! All shortlisted applicants will receive a certificate at the presentation ceremony held during the University of Canberra Open Day on Saturday 27 August 2016

This is an exciting opportunity to use your creative problem solving skills to address a real world problem. To find out about the initiatives the faculty is currently engaged in and the extensive range of courses we offer, please visit our Faculty's website.

Who can participate?

Any student undertaking Year 11 or Year 12 during 2016.

How to apply

Watch the short video about how to apply

Due date:22 July 2016

How to submit

The URL for the YouTube video must be sent to by the due date. The video must be made publicly available and not be any longer than three minutes in duration. It is not to include any material that has previously been published or breach any copyright or decency provisions.

The $100 Co-op Bookshop voucher will be awarded when the winner is announced.

The $2,500 cash prize must be redeemed within 12 months following Year 12 completion and is subject to successful admission into a Faculty of Health degree. 

Further Information

All enquiries should be directed to the Faculty of Health Student Liaison Officer via email to