Calling all students and teachers! It is your time to shine...prizes are on the line!
Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas is hosting the 2021 Careers in Action student video contest for schools in our 19-county region! Middle school (6th-8th grade) and high school (9th-12th grade) students, with the sponsorship of a teacher from their school, are invited to create videos highlighting an in-demand career! Prizes will be awarded to winning teachers.
Prizes will be awarded for the best video within each of the five industry categories and divisions. All videos will also be eligible for the Grand Prize. Entries will be broken up by Middle School and High School and Small School (1A/2A/3A) and Large School (4A/5A/6A) classification.
Winners receive one of these awesome classroom prize packages:
Digital Media Package – DSLR camera & accessories
iPad Package – iPad & iPad pencil
The 2021 Careers in Action video submission period is closed.
UPDATE: Due to a record number of video submissions, our team is revisiting the timeline for judging, notification, and Virtual Red Carpet Premiere. Any changes will be posted here and communicated to participating schools via email.
Qualified Careers by Industry
Banking & Finance Industry
Accountant & Auditor
Computer Systems Analyst
EMT & Paramedic
Nurse (RN or LVN)
General & Operations Manager
Industrial Machinery Mechanic
Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver
Public Service Industry
Skilled Trades Industry
Auto & Diesel Technician
2021 Project Timeline
Wednesday, October 27th
Video contest launch
Friday, November 19th @ 4:00pm
Video submissions due!
Virtual Red Carpet Premiere - film screening of winning entries