About the Challenge

Are you passionate about a career in the trades? Submit a video sharing that enthusiasm with your peers for a chance to win $15,000! Make an impact in your future by entering the Trade Champions Challenge before April 15, 2022!

Challenge Overview

Challenge Overview

The Trade Champions Challenge asks high school students (grades 9-12) to create a 30-60 second video submission, directed at their peers, about why they aspire to be a trade professional and/or why they are passionate about the trade career in which they are currently engaged.​

Enter The Challenge
1
Get Started

Review challenge details below and get started with registration. You’ll be signed up for email updates with upcoming deadlines and tips to help you through the challenge process.

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2
Create

Create a 30-60 second video submission, directed at your high school peers, about why you aspire to be a trade professional and/or why you are passionate about a trade career in which you are currently engaged!

3
Submit

Post your video to YouTube and submit the URL to your profile. Make sure your video meets all criteria and in the contest rules.

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Challenge Details

Prizes
 

Grand Prize
One student receives a total of $15,000 and a Stanley Black and Decker Prize Pack

2nd Place
One student receives a total of $10,000 and a Stanley Black and Decker Prize Pack

3rd Place
One student receives a total of $5,000 and a Stanley Black and Decker Prize Pack

Timeline

Submission Period:
November 18, 2021 – April 15, 2022
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Winner Announcement:
June 2022

Judging

Compelling Presentation: Make sure your video is interesting, something that will interest both the judges and your peers!

Effective Communication: Thoughtfully describe your trade and share why you have chosen to pursue a future in your trade.

Enthusiasm: Show us why you are passionate about your chosen trade career!

Overall Presentation: Be clear and thoughtful.