The Take Care of Texas Video Contest

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The Take Care of Texas Video Contest is a fun way for young people to learn about protecting the environment and come up with creative ways to share this knowledge with others! Students film a 30-second video that shows positive ways to Take Care of Texas. The students that submit the best videos can win great prizes, awarded by the contest sponsor, Waste Management of Texas, Inc.


9th-12th Grade Students Can Win Scholarships!

1st Place: $2,500 Scholarship

2nd Place: $1,500 Scholarship

3rd Place: $500 Scholarship

6th-8th Grade Students Can Win GoPro Cameras and Accessories!

1st Place: GoPro HERO8 Black Premium Package (approximate value $850)

2nd Place: GoPro HERO8 Black Deluxe Package (approximate value $540)

3rd Place: GoPro HERO8 Black Package (approximate value $425)


The middle and high school students who win first place will be invited to travel to Austin, along with their teacher, parent, or guardian, to be recognized by the TCEQ Commissioners and representatives from Waste Management of Texas, Inc. at the 2020 Environmental Trade Fair and Conference.

Important Contest Information

Students residing in Texas and enrolled in the 6th through 12th grade can participate. Check out the rest of the information about the Video Contest to learn more important information such as:

Check out your lifetime impact on the environment and learn how you can make a difference.

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