Shoot for the Skies PSA Video Contest
On October 6, 2014, Illinois Partners for Clean Air launched the Shoot for the Skies PSA Video Contest for Chicago area high school students in the Illinois counties of Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry and Will. Students currently enrolled in grades 9-12 (public, private or home school) are invited to write, direct and produce their own Public Service Announcement (PSA) Video utilizing their talent, creativity and inspiration to educate the general public about Chicago area air quality and voluntary actions to improve air quality.
Winners will receive cash prizes and a cash prize for their school.
1st Place Prize: $1,000 plus $500 for their school.
2nd Place Prize: $500 plus $250 for their school.
3rd Place Prize: $250 plus $125 for their school.
Deadline for submission is December 10, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Winning entries may be used in future Illinois Partners for Clean Air media campaigns.
Enter the Contest
Required documentation forms and other helpful materials can be accessed through the links below.
Illinois Partners for Clean Air Logo (Right-click to save image)
PSA video submissions are not complete until required documentation, Official Entry Form(s) and Talent Release and Waiver Form(s), are completed, signed, and received by Illinois Partners for Clean Air. Required documentation may be mailed to:
Shoot for the Skies PSA Video Contest,
c/o Illinois EPA, 1021 North Grand Avenue East, M/C #17,
Springfield, IL 62702
or submitted by email to:
Last year's winner
Christian Surtz of Marmion Academy in Aurora