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StudentCam 2015 - Teaching with StudentCam

150 student prizes and 53 teacher prizes totaling $100,000.

Prizes are awarded in two separate categories: Middle School & High School.

  • Middle School entries are judged nationally against their peers.
     
  • High School entries are judged regionally in one of 3 Regions (West/Central/East), based on their school's state.

    *A map of the 3 High School regions can be found at the bottom of the page.
     
  • C-SPAN reserves the right to award a secondary prize to one of the top 5 entries (as determined by C-SPAN judges), based on the results of a period of online public voting.
Winners will be announced on the StudentCam website in March 2015.

GRAND PRIZE:
1 award - the best overall entry in either the High School or Middle School category.
Student(s):              $5,000 award
Teacher/School:       $750 to spend on digital video equipment for his/her school.

1ST PRIZE:
4 awards total - 3 total in the High School category (1 x West Region, 1 x Central Region, 1 x East Region), and 1 in the Middle School category.
Student(s):              $3,000 to one middle school entry
                              $3,000 to three high school entries
Teachers/Schools:   $500 to spend on digital video equipment for their schools.

2ND PRIZE:
16 awards total - 12 in the High School category (4 x West Region, 4 x Central Region, 4 x East Region), and 4 in the Middle School category.
Student(s):               $1,500 to four middle school entries
                               $1,500 to twelve high school entries
Teachers/Schools:    $250 to spend on digital video equipment for their schools.

3RD PRIZE:
32 awards total - 24 in the High School category (8 x West Region, 8 x Central Region, 8 x East Region), and 8 in the Middle School category.
Student(s):               $750 to eight middle school entries
                               $750 to twenty-four high school entries
Teachers/Schools:    $125 to spend on digital video equipment for their schools.

HONORABLE MENTION:
97 awards - awarded to entries from either the High School or Middle School category.
Student(s):               $250

* Grand, 1st, and 2nd Prize videos may be aired on the C-SPAN Networks.

* All students with winning videos will receive a certificate of recognition and may be placed on C-SPAN's StudentCam Winners page.