All faculty, staff, students, families, and friends of the McDonnell Academy community are invited to share video and photo messages of congratulations and support our McDonnell Scholars. Photos and videos submitted by May 7 will be shared with graduates and displayed during the recognition ceremony on Tuesday, May 16.

  • We will accept general and specific call-outs to Scholars.
  • We would love to see a variety and personalization.
  • Deadline: May 7

Submission instructions

  • Video must be in horizontal orientation (landscape)
  • Center yourself in your video screen.
  • Find an area that has natural or soft light to create a balanced image.
  • Turn off nearby televisions and radios that create background noise.
  • Speak loudly and clearly.
  • Keep the video short and sweet.
  • Videos must be MOV or MP4 files. (iPhone/Apple software will save as a MOV, and Microsoft will save as MP4.)
  • For photos, the higher the resolution the better, and the preferred format is .jpeg and .TIFF
    • Add description of photo to the notes section on the form.

This form is currently closed for submissions.


If you would like to speak with someone about your submission, please contact