The mission of the Georgia School Boards Association is to ensure excellence in the governance of local school systems by providing leadership, advocacy and services, and by representing the collective resolve of Georgia’s elected boards of education.
In partnership with the Georgia Vision Project’s Spark campaign; GSBA sponsors a student video contest for public high school students all over the state. We are looking forward to viewing the high quality work of our public high school students.
Your entry could win money for your school’s digital/video program. Create a short video using the following theme:
Eligibility: The contest is open to GSBA member district high schools.
Criteria: Videos will be judged on how well they address the topic, as well as the quality of the production and the creativity of the video.
The video should be between 30 seconds – 1 minute long. No professional assistance can be provided to produce the video. The format of the video is up to the students (commercial, news broadcast, music video, etc.)
Deadline is October 15, 2018
The online entry form, video upload and all paperwork must be received by 11:59 PM on October 15, 2018.
Complete the 2018 GSBA Video Contest Entry Form and reviewed legal document and release forms. These items should be signed and emailed, mailed or faxed to the Georgia School Boards Association office by 11:59 p.m. on October 15, 2018. Only one video per school campus may be entered. A sponsoring faculty member must be designated, and the high school principal must sign the Student Video Contest Rules form found below. Only submitted videos that have the completed forms below will be considered for judging.
Online Contest Entry Form – submit before sending the video
Student video contest rules – signed by School Principal
Production talent release form – one for each student
Attach your video file to an e-mail and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your file must be 20 MB or smaller to send by e-mail. You may also email us a YouTube link where we can download the video.
(You will need a Google account to use Google Drive. Quickly set up a Google account here.)
Email, Mail or Fax
The documents for each entry must be signed and postdated or fax by 11:59 PM EDT on October 15, 2018 in order to be judged. Please include a cover sheet with your school district, sponsoring faculty member, and video title.
Scan and Email to:
Georgia School Boards Association
5120 Sugarloaf Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30043