Event details

  • November 7, 2018
  • 10:30 AM
  • Arbor Road Church - Lower Auditorium

Don’t miss our 8th Annual VMAs!


Create a video and enter it in to specific categories in order to compete at the Video Meme Awards. All videos must be turned in by 11:59pm on Monday February 17th in order to be considered. All entered videos will be eligible for Best Video of the Year.

Content Rules

All videos must…

  1. Be 1-minute or less in length
  2. Not include explicit content or material from a source known for its explicit content. This includes language, images, and direct/suggestive references
  3. Be created by middle school and/or high school students
  4. Be submitted by one member, but include the names of all the students who worked on it
  5. Be submitted into 1-3 categories


  1. Best Music Video: a video created for a specific song
  2. The Cringe: make us feel awkward watching these
  3. Best Meme Cover: recreate a beloved meme (make sure to include the original video!)
  4. Vine Never Dies: a video that is 6-seconds or less that makes us keep wanting to watch it over and over
  5. Dance Off: show off your moves; the best dance video wins
  6. Rep LB: creatively highlight an aspect of the Long Beach area
  7. Best Edit: a video that displays the cleanest and most professional editing skills
  8. Funniest Video: make us laugh!


  1. People’s Choice: a crowd favorite, voted on at the VMAs event
  2. Best Middle School Video
  3. Best High School Video

Prize Package:

The “Best Video” prize packages will consist of up to $300 cash for both the MSM and HSM group winners


  1. All submissions must be submitted to this website by 11:59pm on Monday February 17th
  2. You may select up to 3 categories to submit your video into
  3. All videos must be uploaded to Youtube with the title of the video starting as “Arbor Road Church VMAs – ***insert title here***”
  4. If there are any issues regarding video submissions, please contact Tony Landini ( before the deadline