Contests

There are current no contests being conducted through Cop Block.

If you have an idea for a new contest let us know. If you have the means to help incentivize a future contest and our efforts please consider donating. Know that we do try to help others advancing similar efforts.

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PAST CONTESTS

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Occupy Wall Street: Strike The Root! Video Contest

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/Occupy-Wall-Street-Strike-The-Root
Prize:

  • Best video – 2/3 the total raised for the Occupy Wall Street: Strike The Root! video contest
  • Runner-up video – 1/3 the total raised for the Occupy Wall Street: Strike The Root! video contest

Announced: September 30, 2011
Deadline: October 16, 2011
Winning Entry: OccupyPhoenix – Strike The Root! by Drew Phillips

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VIDEO CONTEST: Mesh Schoolcraft with Szasz

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/Video-Contest-Mesh-Schoolcraft-With-Szasz
Prize: 100FRNs or its equivalent in silver
Announced
: March 12, 2012
Deadline: March 31, 2012
Winning Entry: No entries received (learned to have a longer admission window and also to better-explain contest criteria)

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Checkpoint Content Contest – Win HD Videocamera!

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/CheckpointContest
Prize: Veho Muvi Gumball 3000 Special Edition MUVI HD Camcorder
Announced
: March 04, 2013
Deadline: April 08, 2013
Winning Entry: DHS Checkpoint – Being Detained Because of the Constitution! by Gavin Seim
Playlist with all video entries:

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Write Open Letter to Fusion Center Personnel, Win Coin

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/Write-Open-Letter-to-Fusion-Center-Personnel-Win-Coin
Prize: 100FRNs or its equivalent in Bitcoin, Silver or gear from CopBlock.org/Store
Announced
: July 14, 2013
Deadline: August 10, 2013
Winning Entry: little interest

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Bitcoin Fueled Content Contest

Related Posts: http://CopBlock.org/Bitcoin-Fueled-Content-Contest & http://CopBlock.org/Bitcoin-Fueled-Contest-Entries
Prize: up to $300 worth of Bitcoin (four winners each get $100 in BTC, best author gets another $200 worth, second best another $100 worth, and third best another $50 worth)
Announced
: January 17, 2014
Deadline: January 31, 2014 (finalists), and February 28th, 2014 (all content)
Winning Entry: Deo, see: Reader Poll – Help Us Decide Winner of Bitcoin Fueled Content Contest

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Police: Get Rewarded for Doing the Right Thing

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/Police-Get-Rewarded-For-Doing-The-Right-Thing
Prize: $500 to police employee who initiates felony arrest of colleague
Announced
: February 11th, 2014
Deadline: N/A – goes to first police employee to notify
Winning Entry: still active – when will a police employee step up?

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Accountability Through Transparency Video Contest

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/Pivothead
Prize: a pair of Pivothead sunglasses
Announced
: April 21, 2014
Deadline: May 23 2014
Winning Entry: Jace and Stacey Pomales, see: http://copblock.org/pivothead-winner

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The 4th Amendment of July – Nationwide Event

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/the-4th-amendment-of-july-nationwide-event
Prize: 75-FRNs worth of gear from CopBlock.org/Store + free shipping
Announced
: June 17, 2014
Deadline: July 11, 2014
Winning Entry: not too much activity on the ground reported back so unable to award. Another attempt next year may prove to have more traction.

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Video Contest #WhyIFilmThePolice

Related Post: http://CopBlock.org/WhyIFilmThePolice
Prize: (given to top three) $50 in Bitcoin, two ounces of Cop Block Quarters, one Cop Block t-shirt, one Police the Police t-shirt, one WeCopwatch t-shirt
Announced: December 17, 2014
Deadline: December 31, 2014
Winning Entry: contest still active