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2020 K-FOOD Week Video Contest

September 1, 2020

In recognition of the increasingly popularity of Korean food on the American culinary landscape, the 2020 K-Food Week Video Contest will feature K-Food stories shared online by K-Food enthusiasts. The contestants’ videos will describe their K-Food experience, i.e.: What’s your favorite K-Food? Why? When did you first experience K-Food or visit a K-Food market or eatery? What do you love about K-Food? We want to see how YOU view K-Food and how K-Food has impacted your life.

Video submission opens September 1-26 on the website and by posting on social media with the hashtag #KFoodWeek2020. On October 1, all the videos submitted will be posted on KFoodinUS Instagram and Facebook, where followers will have until 12:00AM EST, October 6 to “LIKE” their favorite video. The three that receive the most “LIKES” by KFoodinUS social media followers between October 1-6 midnight EST will win cash & prizes.

The winner of the 2020 K-Food Week Video Contest will be announced online on October 7. The virtual awards ceremony will be held October 8. The Grand Prize winner will receive a cash prize of $600 and other prizes. Runner-ups will also receive cash and prizes.

This event is sponsored by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Ministry of Agriculture Food and Rural Affairs and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea.


  • September 1-26: Contestants submit their videos
  • October 1-6, Midnight,12:00AM EST: KFOODinUS followers ‘like” videos
  • October 7:  winners announced
  • October 8, 2020 – virtual awards ceremony

For more information, visit or email to or contact Mihae Kim Stefani at 703 401 4705. 

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