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CPA Showcase

Show off your talent in a short YouTube video to win $1,000

Rep your creativity!

Create a 60 second YouTube video on this year’s theme for a chance at the grand prize of $1,000. Upload your video submission to YouTube to earn “Likes” and “Views”. Three finalists will be selected from all submissions to compete for the top prizes:

  • 1st Place: CDN $1,000 plus $500 for the winner’s high school business department
  • 2nd Place: CDN $300
  • 3rd Place: CDN $200

2019’s theme is: CHANGE.
This year we want you to be as creative as possible, tell us what does "Change" mean to you in the world of business.
Stay tuned to our social channels for some insider tips throughout the competition period.

Entries will be accepted between January 14 and March 18, 2019.

How to Enter

  1. You must be a HAP member and have to complete the parental consent form if you are under 18.
  2. Your video must be 60 seconds in length and posted on YouTube
  3. Your entry must include a copyright letter* with your submission
  4. Email the video URL to along with your HAP ID and any required forms

All participants must submit a copyright letter indicating that the video does not contain any third-party copyrighted material. If there are any third party copyrighted material, you must demonstrate that you have received license or permission from the copyright owner. Students under the age of 18 should get the copyright form signed by their parent or guardian. Copyright letter must be submitted by the submission deadline.


How do we choose the three finalists?

  • Creativity and originality
  • Relevance to theme
  • Number of “likes” the video has on YouTube
  • Number of “views” the video has on YouTube


  • Use creative and original content
  • Use our logo - contact us at to get it.
  • Feature our website -


  • Use another company’s logos unless you have explicit consent
  • Use website animated videos

For complete contest details, see Rules and Regulations.