2018 | Newest Prize: Yunnan Trip

We’re so excited for this finalist prize,  a trip to Yunnan with airfare and 3 Nights at the Wild China Villa  courtesy of Mei Zhang, the dynamic founder of the award-winning sustainable travel company, WildChina, known for its unique, off-the-beaten-path adventures.  Yunnan is a … Continued

2018 | Contest Tips from the Pros

We encourage you to GET CREATIVE in how you share your interview subject(s)’ recent stories of about LIFE IN MAINLAND CHINA Get inspired by CNN, CNBC by how they do split videos! Consider getting creative with narratives, spoken word, cinema verite/sketches, … Continued

2018 | Extended Entry Deadline: TUE APRIL 3

NEW DEADLINE UPDATE: yes, TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2018 (pacific time) is the new deadline for entries, since we are accommodating some new schools and China-based entries after our YVOC SCHOOL tour.  We visited 48 classrooms across 4 states, speaking to … Continued

2017 Youth Voices Updates

It’s been an exciting 2017 contest — we’ve seen a great array of videos this and and it’s great to see the growing Mandarin language skills among our student contestants! The public vote is down to its last 36 hours! … Continued

2015 Youth Voices Gala Screening & Awards

March 6 — Join us on Saturday March 14th for our Youth Voices Awards Gala, held in conjunction with the prestigious CAAMFest Film Festival in San Francisco. Our exclusive premiere of our Finalists’ videos and National Award Winners Ceremony starts … Continued