World Water Day 2016 "Water and Jobs" 60-second Video Contest

Wednesday, March 02, 2016 jeffrey siy 0 Comments

In celebration of World Water Day, the Environmental Management Bureau of the Department (EMB) of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is calling all college students to join the "Water and Jobs" 60-second Video Contest. The aim of the competition is to give recognition to the men and women in our own communities whose work centers on different sustainable water strategies. Record a 60-second creative video highlighting the water sustainability heroes" in your area. Like and upload your entry at the National Search For Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Schools FB page. Don't forget to include a short paragraph describing your entry. Aside from that, you must also enclose the original and duplicate copy of your video (in DVD) plus a photocopy of your school ID in a short brown envelope. Then, label it with the required important information before sending it to the Environmental Education and Information Division office. Cash prizes at stake are P20,000, P15,000 and P10,000 respectively. Three (3) winners will also receive a consolation prize worth P5,000 each.

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Contest Requirements:
  • Open to all college students in Metro Manila and nearby Regions 3 and 4A
  • Water sustainability hero whose job is in the areas of water reuse, watershed restoration, estero or river rehabilitation, water conservation and efficiency and many other best practices
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Choose a water sustainability hero in your school or barangay whose job is in the areas of water reuse, watershed restoration, estero or river rehabilitation, water conservation and efficiency and many other best practices
  2. Theme: "Water and Jobs"
  3. Entry Guidelines
    • Record a 60-second creative video highlighting the men and women who works on various sustainable water strategies
    • Entries must be in digital video (MP4 or MOV formats)
    • Video size should be 1920x1080
    • Length should not exceed 60 seconds, not inclusive of the 10-second title screen
    • All entries should begin with a 10-second full-screen "title screen" that includes the following information:
      • Title of the video
      • Lead Producer's name
      • School name
      • School address
      • Total running time (not including the 10-second title screen)
    • All information presented in the video must be cited, giving credit to the original source
  4. Log on to, like and upload your video at the National Search For Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Schools Facebook Fan Page. Include a short paragraph describing your entry
  5. Enclose the original and duplicate copy of your entry in DVD alongside a photocopy of your school ID with signature in a short brown envelope. Label it with Lead Producer's (name, address, contact number and email address), Title of Entry, and short paragraph describing the entry. Then submit to:
    • Environmental Education and Information Division
      Environmental Management Bureau,
      2F HRD Bldg., DENR Compound,
      Visayas Avenue, Quezon City
  6. Judging Criteria
    • 50% Relevance to the theme
    • 30% Style and creativity
    • 20% Composition and originality
  7. Multiple entries per school are allowed but only one (1) entry per student will be accepted
  8. All entries must be deemed property of the Environmental Management Bureau DENR, to be used for environmental education purposes
  9. View complete contest mechanics
Contest Period: Deadline for submission of entries EXTENDED until March 14, 2016
  • Awarding Ceremony - March 22, 2016
Contest Prize:
  • First Prize - P20,000 CASH
  • Second Prize - P15,000 CASH
  • Third Prize - P10,000 CASH
  • Consolation Prizes - Three (3) winners of P5,000 EACH
Upside
  • CASH prize
  • Online submission
Downside
  • One (1) entry per student only
  • All entries must be deemed property of the Environmental Management Bureau DENR
  • Mechanics not clear
For more info, log on to facebook.com/EcoFriendlySchoolsPhilippines or contact the EMB's Environmental Education and Information Division at telefax 928-46-74 or telephone number 376-56-10