Reef Check is hosting an International Singing Contest on Video featuring the “Year of the Reef Song”. The goals of the contest are to celebrate the International Year of the Reef and engage as many young people as possible in learning about the marine environment.
First Place: One US $500 dollar cash prize
Second Place: One US $300 dollar cash prize
Third place: One US $200 dollar cash prize
The contest is free to enter, and people from all countries and territories are encouraged to enter. Participants must be 18 years or younger by the entry date and part of a group of three or more. Contestants can submit their videos from September 15 to November 15, 2008, and the public can vote for their favorites from 1 December 2008 to 31 January 2009.
Visit http://www.reefcheck.org/flyers/RC_Video_Contest.pdf to download a flyer with more information. You can listen to and download the song at http://www.reefcheck.org/involved/iyor.php. The Official Contest site will be launching soon!