sandisk-youtubeProving that their storage cards can stand up to the pressure of performing when dealing with video, Sandisk has unveiled their “60-second Mobile Phone Video Summer Contest”.

The contest began on the 6th of July and runs through the end of August. They will be offering weekly prizes and a final grand prize. You must be 18 to enter, live in the US and have a video-capable mobile phone along with a YouTube account.

There will be 25 weekly prizes and one Grand Prize winner from all previous winners. The Grand Prize is a check for $5,000, while the Weekly Prizes (25): will each include one (1) 16GB SanDisk microSD Memory Card (ARV $108.99), one (1) MobileMate Micro reader (ARV $9.99), and one (1) Contest T-Shirt (ARV $9.99). Total of 125 Weekly Prizes for the duration of the Contest.

First Place Weekly Prize (5): a check for $1,000.

To enter, use a video capable mobile phone to create and submit an original video no longer than 1 minute in length that captures your spontaneous summer moments. “Video Submission” is a YouTube video file submission that follows the technical, creative, and legal requirements. Video Submission(s) may be submitted anytime during any Weekly Open Call For Entries at Follow instructions to upload Video Submission(s) from your YouTube member account.

Just another way to show the rapid expansion and acceptance of online video as well as a unique way to market both their product and brand through the use of online video. There’s no rules that states you must use a SanDisk card but if you win I’m sure you’ll tell all your friends how you won the SanDisk contest no?