Congratulations go to all the winners putting together a video documentary for the C-Span contest.
C-SPAN is pleased to announce the 75 winning videos in the 2013 StudentCam competition! A hearty congratulations to each of the winning documentarians, whose videos competed among the record-setting 1,893 films that were received in this year’s competition. A total of 3,753 students representing 44 states, as well as Washington DC, and Taiwan, took part in the competition.
We thank all of the students and faculty advisors who participated. We hope that creating your documentary was a rewarding learning experience, and that you enjoyed making them as much as we enjoyed watching them. We encourage students who remain eligible to compete in the 2014 competition to participate once again. Details about the 2014 competition will be available in July, 2013. The creators of this year’s 75 winning documentaries will share in a total of $50,000 in cash prizes.
Home educated Trevor Warren won third prize in the high school category with his documentary – “The Strangers: Illegal Immigration in America”. Trevor is from Spanish Fort, Alabama.
Arkansan Kye Masino also won third prize in the middle school category for “Government Wa$te”. You can’t go wrong with Pink Floyd playing in the background.
Check out the Getting Started instructions for participation in the 2014 contest.