C-Span's StudentCam

Ages:Middle School, High School

Type:Submission

Categories:Global Affairs, US Government Affairs

Scope:National

January 20, 2019 Registration Closes

StudentCam is C-SPAN's annual national video documentary competition that encourages students to think critically about issues that affect our communities and our nation. With cash prizes totaling $100,000, C-SPAN awards prizes to 150 student documentaries, and 53 teacher advisors.

Students in grades 6-12 are asked to create a short (5-7 minute) video documentary on a topic related to the annual competition theme. Documentaries are submitted to the StudentCam review panel who select winners at each level.

Middle School entries will be judged nationally against all of their peers from across the country. High School entries will be judged regionally against their peers in one of 3 Regions (West/Central/East), based on the state of the school that the student(s) attend. C-Span judges review submissions and the judges review is final.
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: http://www.studentcam.org/

Managing Organization: National Cable Satellite Corporation

Contact:

educate@c-span.org

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in Middle School, High School.

January 20, 2019 Registration Closes

Overview

StudentCam is C-SPAN's annual national video documentary competition that encourages students to think critically about issues that affect our communities and our nation. With cash prizes totaling $100,000, C-SPAN awards prizes to 150 student documentaries, and 53 teacher advisors.

Process

Students in grades 6-12 are asked to create a short (5-7 minute) video documentary on a topic related to the annual competition theme. Documentaries are submitted to the StudentCam review panel who select winners at each level.

Criteria

Middle School entries will be judged nationally against all of their peers from across the country. High School entries will be judged regionally against their peers in one of 3 Regions (West/Central/East), based on the state of the school that the student(s) attend. C-Span judges review submissions and the judges review is final.

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: http://www.studentcam.org/

Managing Organization: National Cable Satellite Corporation

Contact:

educate@c-span.org

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in Middle School, High School.

Deadlines

January 20, 2019 Registration Closes