Conserve Frisco Holiday Video Contest
Play Frisco’s Natural Resources Division invites students in the City of Frisco to participate in the Conserve Frisco Holiday Video Contest! The contest runs from November 20 through December 20.
To enter, students must create a video running 30 seconds minimum to 1 minute maximum that portrays positive ways the community can help conserve water, properly dispose of FOG (Fats, Oils & Grease) or reduce waste (Recycling Basics).
There will be a total of six (6) contest winners! Some videos will be featured on the Play Frisco Facebook page and The City of Frisco website. All who participate and follow the contests directions will to earn four (4) hours of community service.
Assigned Grade Level Topics
Each conservation category will be divided into grade levels :
- Elementary - Reduce Waste (Recycling Basics)
- Junior High - Conserve Water
- High School - Properly Dispose of FOG (Fats, Oils & Grease)
- Video must portray positive ways Frisco can conserve water (hint- turning off your sprinkler system during the winter), properly dispose of FOG (Fats, Oils & Grease) or reduce waste (Recycling Basics).
- It is important that the video portrays a positive message. Due to the time constraints of a 1 minute video, students must explore just one of these topics assigned to their grade level.
- Each video must include the slogan “CONSERVE FRISCO” in any part of the video.
- Any media that is not royalty free will be disqualified. We will provide links to Royalty-Free Music and Images to help.
How to Submit Your Entry
Participating students must upload their entry on or before 5 p.m. CST on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020. Students are encouraged to submit their videos early to avoid being disqualified due to uploading errors. Late entries will not be accepted. Videos submitted with incomplete information may be disqualified from judging. Entries must include the following in their submission :
- Video file labeled with the student’s first and last name with school that he or she attends. Maximum file size is 200 MB.
- Submit your video by emailing NaturalResources@FriscoTexas.gov. Please email WHaynes@FriscoTexas.gov with questions or issues about uploading your video.
- Two top submissions from each age group will be selected; for a total of six overall contest winners!
- Contest winners will be announced on January 4, 2021.
- Some Videos will be featured on the Play Frisco Facebook page and Frisco City website.
- Additionally, contest winners will receive a swag bag with goodies inside.
- As a bonus, ALL contest participants may earn up to four hours of community service for qualifying videos.
If you are interested in earning community service for your submission, please email NaturalResources@FriscoTexas.gov.
Frisco Conservation Resources
- Recycling is easy in the City of Frisco
- Preventing Sewer Blockages (FOG)
- Prevent Water Waste
- Lawn & Garden
Royalty-Free Music and Images
*use Google Drive to submit your video if they are too large.