Video Challenge 2020
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2020 Video Challenge for High School Students

Molecular Mechanisms
of Opioid Action


Video Submission

Complete the following by April 23, 2019, 11:59 pm PST to participate in the 2019 Video Challenge. Review the Challenge and the Video Requirements before submission.

Step 1: Upload Video

Upload your video to YouTube with the following settings:

Basic Settings tab (help): 

  • The video is set to "Public"
  • Description field states: Entry for the 2019 RCSB PDB Video Challenge "Mechanisms of Bacterial Resistance to Aminoglycoside Antibiotics"

Advanced settings tab (help): 

  • Comments: uncheck boxes Allow comments, and Users can view ratings for this video
  • License and rights ownership: choose Standard YouTube License
  • Syndication: choose Everywhere
  • Distribution: check Allow embedding
  • Category: choose Education


  • Your video must remain online through at least May 8th 2019. Videos removed prior to that date will be disqualified
  • Your video should not use any YouTube-native enhancements (e.g., audio, annotation, hyperlinks)

Have the link to your video available when you are ready to submit the Registration Form.

Step 2: Prepare Permission Forms

Each Team Member fills in and has parent/guardian sign the Parent Permission Form. If you have actors/voice actors performing in the video who are not Team Members, they need to fill in and sign/have signed the Actor Release Form.

Scan or photograph the forms and save the files. You can combine all of your team's forms into one PDF document.

Step 3: Submit Registration Form

Choose the appropriate option, depending whether you submit your video using your Google email or different email.

Option 1

I have Google account

Option 2

I don't have Google account

Log into your Google account to complete the Registration Form. Upload the necessary forms when prompted.

Register for Video Challenge

Email necessary forms to, and then complete the Registration Form.

Register for Video Challenge

If you have any questions regarding this process, please email