“Capture the Earth” Video Contest Announced for Kentucky High School Students

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 26, 2018) – The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet invites high school (grades 9-12) student filmmakers and broadcasters to submit an original video for the “Capture the Earth” environmental video contest. The winner will receive one nights lodging at any Kentucky State Resort Park with his or her family. Judges will look for originality and creativity, videocomposition and how well your video represents Earth Day.

To enter, Upload your video to YouTube, make it public and email the link to Lanny.Brannock@ky.gov. Your video must be saved as a YouTube link.

The subject line of your email should read STUDENT EARTH DAY VIDEO CONTEST.

Please include in the body of the email:

  • Your name, age and grade
  • Your parent or guardian’s email address and phone number
  • The name of your school and the county where it is located
  • Where and when the video was taken
  • A paragraph on how your video celebrates the beauty and diversity of Kentucky and encourages others to care about the state’s environment.

The deadline to enter is Friday, April 6, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.

For more details, see the flyer below.

Earth Day Video Contest 2018 Final