The “I love Guelph tap water” contest videos are in.
Vote for your favourite video until midnight May 30.
GUELPH, ON, May 20—Guelph residents are invited to vote for their favourite I love Guelph tap water video at guelph.ca/tapwater until midnight May 30. The video with the most “Likes” on YouTube by the deadline will win the Viewer’s Choice Award—a $500 donation made in the winner’s name to a water-related charity of their choice. The winner will also receive a Guelph Water prize pack.
To cast your vote, visit guelph.ca/tapwater and view the 16 contest submissions. Simply click your computer mouse on your favourite video and you will be taken to YouTube where you can select “Like”.
A panel of local youth, community and City representatives will also judge the videos. The first prize winner will receive an Apple MacBook notebook computer valued at $1,049. The second prize winner will receive a Canon Vixia High Definition Camcorder valued at $429. The third prize winner will receive an Apple iPod Touch 8GB valued at $249.
The video contest, which launched on March 22 on World Water Day, challenged local youth aged 14 to 25 years to create a short video submission promoting pride in municipal drinking water.
Contest winners will be announced on June 15 and the winning videos posted to guelph.ca/tapwater.
An awards reception—featuring a screening of the winners’ videos—will be held later in June.