2020 #PlanYourPathWA Student Video Contest Rules


Contest Rules

  • Washington public high school students (grades 9-12) will record and upload a video (30-seconds max) responding to one (or more) of three prompt questions:
  1. How are you planning your path to reach your education and career goals?
  2. How are you using the High School and Beyond Plan as a tool to plan your path?
  3. What are your interests, and how are you exploring them through classes and activities?
  • Students can upload their video to multiple platforms: Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Vimeo, etc. When posting videos, students must tag Ready WA (if applicable) and use the hashtag #PlanYourPathWA
  • Students will submit their video via this online form. For students under 18, a parent or guardian’s name, contact info, and e-signature will be required.
  • By submitting a video and e-signing the form, students give consent for the videos to be used by Ready WA through the website (readywa.org), digital media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Medium) and presentations.
  • Only one video submission per student will be considered for a prize.

Selecting Winners

  • Winners will be determined by committee, based on the following criteria:
    • Content
    • Video/Sound Quality
    • Creativity
  • Prizes: The committee will select 5 winners to each receive a $500 scholarship. Winning students will also be able to nominate a teacher, who will receive a $100 Visa gift card.