Great Innovation Tool: "Eat Grow Learn" Video Contest

So excited about getting this email on behalf of Dr. Steve Waller, Dean of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln:
We are thrilled to announce the “Grow Eat Learn” video competition.  The goal of this competition is for you to create engaging videos that educate the public on the food they eat and the importance of agriculture and natural resource stewardship in feeding the world.

Video competition rules:

1.      Videos must be no longer than two minutes.
2.      Include the website within the
3.      Load video into YouTube.
4.      Fill out the contest submission form:
5.      Be creative.
6.      Have fun!

After receiving all of the entries, the approved videos will be put on the website on June 25, when the website is formally launched. The three videos that get the most views on YouTube by noon (CST) August 1, 2012 will receive a cash stipend of $500. There is no limit to the number of entries you can submit. 
This competition is open to all Nebraska residents as well as all UNL students, faculty, staff and alumni.  Videos entered into the competition may be used for future promotions as part of the website.


This contest is being sponsored by the “Transforming Food and Natural Resources, IANR to 2025” team who were charged by IANR Harlan Vice Chancellor, Ronnie Green to develop an integrated plan for enhancements in comprehensive student programs including interdisciplinary programs in the life sciences, NU system-wide food and natural resource literacy programming and requirements, general curriculum, minors, online options, 4-H and FFA curricula, and life-long learners curricula.  

My addition: So, get your creativity groove going and submit a video!  We are looking forward to seeing your videos!

Go Wild!
Dr. Connie

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