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Entering this competition will give you a rewarding creative experience on a public platform and an opportunity to reach millions of viewers with a critical message. Click here to read more about what’s in it for you.

Getting Started

The USAID CIDI Team is here to help! We have included resources throughout this site to help you find valuable information and the tools you need to create a high-impact PSA. Please be sure to visit the Resource Center section for supporting materials and the video blogs to learn more about international disaster donations from people who have first-hand experience.

Our contest materials give you the details you need – from formats to deadlines, and everything in between.

  • Submit a PSA- Here is where you’ll begin the registration process to submit a Public Service Announcement as an individual or a group. Please note:
    • As part of the upload process, you/your group leader will be in charge of completing the registration and release process, uploading the PSA, as well as submitting all personal release forms.
    • To join a group, you will need to create an account and complete the Certification and Release process, which takes less than five minutes.
  • Rules and Guidelines
  • FAQs
  • Myths and Facts about International Disasters

Have a question?  Email us at  Don’t forget, entries are due by Wednesday, April 8, 2015!

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PSAID Contest Benefits & Exposure

PSAID Contest Benefits & Exposure

Ever imagined your work airing on TV? How much better would your resume look with accolades from a federal agency, naming you the winner of a national competition? How would you feel knowing that your PSA has brought attention to a critical issue during some of the world’s most vulnerable times?

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Creative Production Resources & Guidelines

Creative Production Resources & Guidelines

Developing PSAs requires creative ideas and the resources to make a vision come to life. Take a look at the image gallery for inspiration and read through the guidelines to learn more about requirements for each submission.

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Contestant & Group Registration

Contestant & Group Registration

Ready to submit a PSA? Begin registration here, where you’ll find step-by-step instructions to sign up individual and group participants.

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