Contest open to teams of high school students in Columbiana, Mahoning, Trumbull, Lawrence and Mercer counties
COLUMBIANA, MAHONING, & TRUMBULL COUNTIES, OH and MERCER & LAWRENCE COUNTIES, PA – January 7, 2014 – Teams of high school students are invited to participate in a regional Student Video Contest sponsored by the Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative. The purpose of the video is for teams of students to prepare a 3 to 5 minute marketing video on a Manufacturing In-demand Occupation highlighting the career, including job duties, education, skills and training and industry-recognized credentials needed for the position. Videos will be posted to the Industry Needs You website at www.industryneedsyou.com and YouTube channel.
Completed videos will be due by April 8th with online voting to take place from April 14th – April 28th. Online voting is open to the public and videos receiving the highest percentage of votes will be reviewed by the judging committee, who will review the videos for quality, substance, presentation and informative content. One team with the highest combined score from each of the five Oh-Penn Interstate Region counties will be chosen as a first place winner earning a prize valued at $1,000. One overall winner with the highest combined score from these five will also be chosen earning an additional prize valued at $1,000.
Winners will be announced via the Industry Needs You website and Social Media on May 5, 2014. Winning teams will also be notified of an event where they will be recognized and receive their prizes.
Registration is due no later than January 27, 2014. For more information on the contest, or for registration info visit www.IndustryNeedsYou.com/Student-Video-Contest.