To enter the inaugural Congressional Award GoPro Expedition/Exploration Challenge, you must submit this registration form and trip proposal to the National Office by December 15, 2016. Doing so indicates that you agree to the Official Rules of the Contest. Do not plan a trip before February 1, 2017 or after August 1, 2017.
A designated committee will review your proposal. Following review, approximately two finalists will be selected to represent each state. In order to represent a specific state, medalists must reside in or travel to that state for their Expedition/Exploration. A number of cameras have also been set aside for participants living/traveling abroad, on military bases, and within U.S. territories. Finalists will be announced via email by January 13, 2017 and mailed their GoPro and accessories.
Those are selected will record their trip on their GoPro Camera, edit the footage, and upload to the respective YouTube channels of the Congressional Award and GoPro. One winner will be chosen and will attend the Youth & Technology Dinner in Washington, D.C. in Fall 2017, where their video will be showcased.