The Hairbrained Video Awards recognize outstanding and inspired work in digital video content creation by hairdressers, salons, and academies.
HVA category winners each receive $500 and the winner of Video of the Year receives $5,000.
Entering the HVA’s is free and easy - and every entry is considered for nomination into the final judging of our 6 categories.
How to Enter:
This year we have created a new and simple way to submit your videos, with an entry form and video uploader. Enter as many videos as you'd like, filling out an entry form for each.
Step 1: Complete the form (including your mailing address, so that if you win we can send you the check!) *
Step 2: Choose the Video of The Year category most suitable for your video:
- Stories - The human side of the craft; telling a story through video
- Even Further - Creative, Avant Garde, mind-bending art without limits
- Behind The Scenes - Captures the magic behind the scenes at hair, fashion shows, events and photo-shoots
- Steps - Technical education: step by step cut, color or styling
- Humorous - "Oh no you didn't" - make us smile!
- Instagram - Made for Instagram: 30 seconds or longer
Step 3: Upload your video.
Step 4: Hit the submit button at bottom of the page.
Deadline to submit entries is January 1, 2018.
* To be eligible for cash prizes, winners must attend the HVA Awards ceremony in NYC on 3/4/18
To upload a video larger than 100mb please upload here. IMPORTANT be sure to complete the Entry Form above. Any challenges please email us at the link below.