High School Video Contest

2021 marks the Ninth Annual High School Video Contest competition in which high school students demonstrate their creativity while sharing important messages about water quality and conservation. The contest allows ninth, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students attending schools in Bartow, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett, Hall, Henry, Paulding and Rockdale counties to participate.

Participants will create a 30-60 second video PSA focused on the theme “How Can You Save Water At Home?” exploring how water moves from a its source to the tap, as well as all the critical infrastructure and processes involved in getting it there. 

All contest submissions are due April 26, 2021.

A Spanish-Language PSA

We are proud to offer the opportunity for students to create a Spanish-language PSA for our contest. Spanish is the second-most commonly spoken language in the 15-county region, and we are hopeful that our PSA messaging through this contest will reach more residents than ever before!

Presentar un PSA en Español

Estamos orgullosos de ofrecer la oportunidad para que los estudiantes creen un PSA en español para nuestro concurso. El español es el segundo idioma más hablado en la región de los 15 condados, y esperamos que nuestros mensajes de PSA a través de este concurso lleguen a mas residentes que nunca!

Contest Details

Contest details can be found in the “Video Contest Guidelines;” more information on home-saving water tips and contest requirements can be found in the “Video Contest Fact Sheet.” Both can be found below in both English and Spanish.

Additional Resources


All contest submissions are due by April 26, 2021. Each student participating in the contest needs to fill out the online form below.

High School Video Contest

Each student participating in the contest or appearing in the video must fill out a form.
  • Optional
  • All individuals who worked on or appeared in the video
  • Please list the names of all team members (individuals who created and/or appear in the video). If there are multiple team members, please separate each name with commas.
  • All team members must be from the same school.
  • Please enter a number from 30 to 90.
    In seconds
  • Your Information

  • We may tag team members for videos of interest on social media.
  • Terms and conditions

    I hereby grant Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District (Metro Water District) and its affiliates and assigns the irrevocable and unrestricted right to edit, use and publish submitted video, for water resources education and any other purpose and in any manner and medium; and to copyright them. I also grant permission to release said materials for publication online and to be used in conjunction with social media platforms. I hereby release the Metro Water District and its affiliates and assigns from all claims and liability relating to said material and the use of my name in connection with them when appropriate. I acknowledge that receipt of prize money constitutes payment in full without further consent or compensation. I have read and understand the contest rules of entry and guidelines.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Submissions may also be sent to education@northgeorgiawater.com using the form in the “Video Contest Guidelines.”

2020 Contest Winners

Participants in the 2020 contest did an amazing job producing entertaining and creative 30-60 second video PSAs that answered the question, “What is the Human Water Cycle?” –exploring how water moves from its source to the tap, as well as all the critical infrastructure and processes involved in getting it there. Twenty-nine students worked individually or in teams to submit twenty-five entries. Congratulations to our winners!

1st Place Winner – English

Lihee Freeman – Alpharetta High School, Fulton County

1st Place Winner – Spanish

Itandehui Cruz – Heritage High School, Rockdale County

2nd Place Winner – English

Reece Moseley – Mill Creek High School, Gwinnett County

2nd Place Winner – Spanish

Jayasri Mankan – South Forsyth High School, Forsyth County


Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District