Use your creative talent to help
restore the Gulf of Mexico's coast and
communities. Enter the Gulf Restoration Network and Charitable Film Network's
"Protect our Wetlands, Protect Ourselves" Video Competition. Make a short film (of no more than 7 minutes) about the environmental challenges facing Gulf Coast communities
as they work to recover from the devastating 2005 and 2008 hurricane seasons.
The best submissions, from (1) students (Grades 5-12) and (2) the general community, will be featured on the GRN's website. Grand prize winners in both of these categories will win over $1,000 in cash and prizes, with runners up and second runners up recieving over $300 in cash and prizes. Prizes include 2 VIP tickets to the Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans and more! Submissions must cover one of the following themes: wetlands protection and restoration , coastal
forest conservation , "The Dead Zone", clean and healthy water, sustainable fisheries, global warming and its effects on the Gulf Coast, or other topics developed in coordination with the GRN or our member groups.
for submissions is July 30, 2009.
Enter your video today. For more information scroll down
or Contact Aaron Viles at firstname.lastname@example.org - phone: 1-504-525-1528 ext. 207
- Student (Youth - Grades 6 to 12)
- Community (the General Public / non-students)
Winners will be selected by a
panel of judges consisting of:
The GRN must receive your postmarked submission(s) no later than July 30, 2009. All contest submissions become the property of the Gulf Restoration Network and will not be returned.
Mail your entry form and a DVD copy of your video that offers a positive call to action on one of the six GRN contest themes to:
Gulf Restoration Network
P.O. Box 2245
New Orleans, LA 70176
You may also hand deliver your submission between the hours of 10:00 am
and 4:00 pm Monday - Friday, at the Gulf Restoration Network's New
Street, Suite 200
New Orleans, LA 70112
For more information: Contact Aaron Viles at email@example.com or 504-525-1528 ext. 207