Do you have an original video of drone footage of an engineering or construction project? Enter the Engineering Drone Video of the Year Contest!

  • All finalists will be featured in an article in Civil + Structural Engineer Digital Magazine and our website ($1,500.00 value)
  • The top 3 finalists will receive 2 free registrations to the AUVSI Xponential conference in Chicago, April 29 – May 2, 2019, where the winner will be announced. ($3,000.00 value!)
  • The winner will automatically be entered into the Zweig Group Marketing Excellence Awards, video category. (250.00 value!)
  • Prize value of $4,750.00!



Contest Rules:

  • Videos must be between 1:00 – 5:00 min in length
  • All videos must be uploaded by March 14, 2019
  • Contest is open to anyone who owns the rights to a drone video of original, legally obtained footage, focused on an engineering or construction project
  • Three finalists will be selected by the readers of Civil + Structural Engineer between March 15 and March 29, 2019 via online voting
  • Only 3 videos may be submitted per applicant
  • The final winner will be decided by the attendees of AUVSI Xponential, Chicago, IL. April 29 – May 2, 2019.
  • Your video will be used in Civil + Structural Engineer marketing with attribution


  • Voting begins on March 15, 2019.
  • Voting will end on March 29, 2019.
  • 1 vote per video/per day is allowed.
  • Note that votes are tracked using your IP address. Many firms and businesses have the same IP address for all computers. We recommend encouraging your coworkers to vote from their personal computers or devices if you run into “you have already voted” messages.
  • The three videos with the most votes when voting closes on March 29th, 2019 will be the three finalists.

Submit your video

Your name?
Your Email?
Firm Name?
Video URL? (Allowed sources are Youtube and Vimeo)
Title of Video?
Equipment used?
Business Name


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