Unforgettable Star Video Contest
What a great indoor project for these cold days — it's fun and easy, too! Just grab your favorite APH product, get somebody to shoot some footage of you raving about it, send us the video, and BAM — the next contest winner could be YOU! As always, the Unforgettable APH Star Contest is open to individuals and groups of all ages. Are you ready for your close-up?
NEW! Now there are two ways to submit your contest video! You may now submit your video by electronic upload. See the new instructions under "Submitting Your Video" on the official rules page. You are also welcome to submit your video on DVD via mail.
Announcing the Winners of the Spring 2014 Contest!
This spring we received fun and informative videos from the states of California, Minnesota, and Tennessee.
We are pleased to announce that “Mario the GR8T” with his video, Feel n’ Peel Time, is the first place winner. Mario demonstrated how easy it is to be independent with a bit of help from the Feel n’ Peel Stickers from APH. Enjoy your $150.00 cash prize!
Abbi Garcia and her team won second place—a $75 cash prize. The Garcia team presented a demonstration of the Textured Sorting Circles and Shapes.
Saredo and the “Discovery Dolphins” were not far behind, and won third place with their video APH Makes My Day(s), featuring the APH Classroom Calendar Kit and Individual Calendar Kit. The Dolphins receive a $50.00 cash prize.
Each team also receives a $25.00 Amazon.com gift card. Congratulations to all!
Winner Announced for Summer 2013 Contest!
1st Place: Why the Book Port Plus is My Favorite Product of APH — by Kathryn and Laura, Virginia
And the winner is... The Team of Awesomeness! The team, consisting of Laura Skeen and Kathryn Skeen submitted this video entitled, Why the Book Port Plus is My Favorite Product of APH. Congrats, Team of Awesomeness!
Winter 2013 Winners
1st Place: Portable Sound Source Sport Edition — by Dietrich, North Dakota School for the Blind
Congratulations to Dietrich, who proves that he is the go-to person for all your questions about the APH Portable Sound Source, Sport Edition! His comprehensive presentation on this versatile product garnered his first place winning! What are you going to do with your $150, Dietrich?
2nd Place: Janus Slate, Saddle Stylus, Spiral Notebook — by Quincie, North Dakota School for the Blind
Quincie demonstrated her mad braille skills in the second-place winning video that featured the Janus Slate, Saddle Stylus and Spiral Notebook. A $75 check is on its way to her. Congrats, Quincie!
3rd Place: Word Playhouse — by Katie, North Dakota School for the Blind
Congratulations and $50 go to third place winner, Katie, who showed us how she uses APH Word Playhouse in conjunction with her braillewriter! Yea, Katie!
Winter 2013 Other Entries
Congratulations to everyone entered videos in our winter 2013 contest! Here are the other eight entries, presented in alphabetical order. Thanks to all the teams for their time, talent, and creativity!
Summer 2012 Winner
Congratulations to South Elementary student, Jaheim Royster, and teacher, Mary Heald Sjogren; winners of our Summer 2012 Unforgettable APH Video Contest!
Student and teacher teamed up to bring us the first place winning video entitled, "Tactile Graphics Kit". You’ll be the judge, but we think that Jaheim’s winning personality is sure to increase our Tactile Graphics Kit sales! Jaheim and Mary won the $150 cash prize, as well as an Amazon.com $25 gift card. Congratulations to both of you!
Tactile Graphics Kit — by Jaheim Royster (student) and Mary Heald Sjogren (teacher), North Carolina
Winter 2012 Winners
We received 14 submissions from video stars of all ages. The Unforgettable Star video contest invites students, parents, teachers, administrators, rehab instructors, and all of our customers to shoot their own videos demonstrating uses of their favorite APH products. Three teams received cash prizes, three received Amazon.com gift certificates in a drawing, and all teams will go down in history as Unforgettable APH Video Stars!
The first, second, and third place prizes were presented to the following videos:
1st Place: Interactive Periodic Table of the Elements Study Set — by Maddie from Minnesota
2nd Place: The Hundreds Board — by Fairfield Elementary School, Winnsboro, SC
3rd Place: The Gift of Time — by California State University Graduate Students
Winter 2012 Other Entries
Congratulations to everyone entered videos in our winter 2012 contest! Here are the other eleven entries, presented in alphabetical order. Thanks to all the teams for their time, talent, and creativity!
The American Printing House for the Blind, for the first time, hosted a Products Video Contest! All students, parents, teachers, administrators, rehab instructors, and all of our customers were invited to shoot their own videos demonstrating uses of their favorite APH products.
And the 2011 winners are…