According to the Operation Prevention website, “Prescription opioid misuse and heroin use have reached epidemic levels. But you can change that. Students have the power to send a message to their peers about the dangers of prescription opioid misuse by creating a 30-60 second original Public Service Announcement. Grab your camera, recruit your friends, and submit your video for a chance to win $10,000 and other great prizes. Help lead the change in schools!”
Who is eligible to enter the Operation Prevention Video Challenge?
ELIGIBILITY: The DEA Operation Prevention Video Challenge is open to legal U.S. residents who are at least thirteen (13) years of age and are students enrolled in 9th through 12th grade at a public, private, parochial, or home school located in one of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia, at the time of entry and when prizes are awarded.
How much are the Operation Prevention Video Challenge awards?
- 1st Place: $10,000
- 2nd Place: $5,000
- 3rd Place: $1,000
- People’s Choice prize: A trip to Quantico, VA for an exclusive tour of DEA training.
When is the Operation Prevention Video Challenge deadline?
SUBMIT YOUR VIDEO as a YouTube link by March 28, 2017.
For a handy list of rules, click here. For a list of FAQs, click here!
Best of luck to all to apply!