ASABE and Claas want to know

What inspires YOU?

Do you aim to do a world of good? Make a difference? Shape the future?

Create a one-minute selfie-video to illustrate what inspires you to be an agricultural/biological engineer.

Top Prize: $3000
Runners-up: $2000, $1000

Entry is easy!

  • Explain, sing, dance, draw, or otherwise creatively show the world what inspires you toward a career in ag/bio engineering.
  • Target a young-adult audience: middle school, high-school, undergraduate.
  • Mention “agricultural engineering,” biological engineering,” or your similarly named program at least once in the video.
  • By midnight (EST/New York), January 17, 2020, upload the video to and email the link to and
  • You will be sent a short submission form to verify eligibility and other entry requirements. Complete and return the form.
  • Get your friends to Like and Share your video!


Open to ASABE members age 35 and younger. Not a member? Consider joining—it's a great value that will be one of your best investments ever! See


Entries will be judged on content requirements; strength and clarity of message; creativity; production quality; effectiveness of time used. Popularity of videos, as expressed by ‘Likes’ and ‘Shares,’ may be used to determine final rankings.

General Rules and Regulations

  • Video must be no more than 60 seconds long.
  • Entries must be the entrant’s original, previously unpublished work.
  • Must be presented in English and contain no inappropriate content (language, gestures, etc).
  • All creative content used in the video, such as music, must be in the public domain. Do not use copyrighted material.
  • If other individuals appear in the video, obtain written permission to use their images.
  • Entrants will be required to sign and return an entry form that will be provided on submission of entry. Form will verify that eligibility and copyright requirements have been met. Entries will be considered complete when all materials have been received and acknowledged.
  • Entrants agree to grant ASABE and Claas non-exclusive rights to use video entries and portions thereof.

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