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Enter the First Place Inc. 2014 Video Making Contest with the theme: "Don't Just Dream It, LIVE IT!"


⦁ Upload your video to, then email the link to Make sure to also call and inform your programs counselor directly regarding your submission.

⦁ For tips on encoding and formatting, read here:

⦁ Additionally, also send us your original video file by sharing it through Google Drive. Email it to us at with the message, "FPI 2014 VIDEO CONTEST ENTRY."

⦁ Only one entry is permitted per WAT 2014 participant.

⦁ All entries must be in English. Videos in other languages (even with translations) will not be accepted.

⦁ Video presentation's message must be easily understood with or without audio, and we encourage you to use subtitles.

⦁ Videos must not be longer than 3 minutes.

⦁ By submitting your video, you are authorizing First Place Inc. and/or our partner organizations to use your footage and/or name in our contest promotions and accompanying materials.

⦁ All valid entries will be shared on our Facebook page and website, and you will be notified.

⦁ The winning video will be announced and shown in the upcoming General Assembly for the US 2015 Work and Travel season.


Plus additional runner-up prizes!

All submissions must be accompanied by an email to First Place Inc., noting your first and last name, visa sponsor and host company, along with the title and a link to your video.

Deadline for entries: August 31, 2014.

The winner will be notified on September 8, 2014.


30% Content

30% Uniqueness and Creativity

20% Social Media Engagement - get as many people as possible to like your video, once we upload it on our Facebook page!

20% Production Values and Overall Video Quality

Call us now for more information at (02) 9279731!

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Work & Travel orientations take place at 10:00 AM, every Saturday, at Suite 204, Ang Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman, in Quezon City.  


Internship & Career Training orientations take place at 2:00 PM, every Saturday, at Suite 204, Ang Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman, in Quezon City.  


2019 Work and Travel Applications are now OPEN!


Applications for the 2019 Summer Work and Travel Program in the United States are now OPEN. Students are encouraged to attend the program orientations to be held in their respective schools with either their parents or guardians.


You may also attend our orientation progams held at our offices in UP Diliman and in Cebu. Please refer to the schedules listed above. For more details, please call us at +63 (2) 927-5223 / +63 (2) 927-9731 / +63 (32) 520-3099 or e-mail:  


Spend a fruitful 2019 summer in the US! Work, travel, have fun, learn different cultures, and live independently! JOIN NOW!

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