Brigade Trail

Okanagan Historical Society Video Contest 

Matt Purdon
The winner of the 2015 Okanagan Historical Society Video Contest was Matt Purdon.  There was no 2016 entry.


Aims / Goals To encourage research and the creation of historical videos. Students will be encouraged to work with local archive collections, museum personnel and members of the O.H.S. while gathering their research.
Eligibility Students currently enrolled in any post-secondary institution.
Prize $500 (five hundred dollars), notification in O.H.S. annual report, and possible installation on O.H.S. website.
General Criteria Video must depict history which occurred in the geographical area encompassed by the Okanagan, Shuswap and Similkameen valleys. Video should be no longer than 10 minutes in length.
Evaluation Criteria The video will be judged on historical accuracy, creativity, and clarity of presentation. Judges will be determined by the video contest chairman.
Deadline March 15th of each year.

Please submit to:
David Gregory
110 Sumac Ridge
Summerland, B.C. V0H 1Z6
(250) 494-9030