Making Democracy Work

Video Contest for High School Students

Video Contest for High School Students

Video Contest for High School students in the the Lynchburg, VA area to inspire the vote.

CONTEST WINNERS

CONGRATS to our winners!

(1) WINNING VIDEO:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flXGu161ORs

Kristyana Kelly, E.C. Glass High

The judges appreciated the strong impact of the cheery "Hello Virginia" greeting; the big, clear, colorful, varied graphics; the straight-forward message, the pacing and the ease of following along. The video was easy to remember.

(2) RUNNER UP VIDEO:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYRKNGWF-h8

Micayla Bignon , E.C. Glass High

The judges appreciated the flow of Micayla's entry, the colorful and varied graphics, a clear message and the inclusion of diverse groups (old, young, African American and Caucasian, Muslims, etc.). Diversity matters! They appreciated the choice of words: "Lift your voice" and the specific mention of healthcare, civic rights and education as voting concerns.