The Take Care of Texas Video Contest

2020 Video Contest

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 HERO Black Premium Package (approximate value $850)

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

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


The middle and high school students who win first place will be recognized by TCEQ Commissioners and representatives from Waste Management of Texas, Inc.

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.

Do your part

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Take The Pledge

Take th e Pledge and we will send you a FREE Texas Parks & Wildlife "Texas State Parks: Official Guide" and a FREE sticker!

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News You Can Use Newsletter

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Take Care of Texas License Plate

Order Your Plate

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