Video Contest – $10,000 in cash prizes

Are you a student who passionate about public affairs?

The Fraser Institute’s 2010 Student Video Contest is an opportunity for these students to flex their film production muscles and win $10,000 in cash prizes!These prizes are being given away to the best videos addressing the topic: The Nanny State: Is government regulation threatening your personal freedom?

Students can even win $750 for having the most “likes” for their video on YouTube.

Anti-smoking laws, prohibition of drugs, banning of handheld cell phones while driving, internet regulation or censorship … the creative possibilities for a video are endless!

Canadian and foreign students are welcome to enter – the economic analysis is the same for everybody!

Video entry URL and contact info must be submitted by November 30, 2010 tostudent@fraserinstitute.org.

Full contest details can be found at: http://www.fraserinstitute.org/education-programs/students/video-contest.aspx

For more information, please contact:

Lisa-Diane Fortier

Director of Education Programs
The Fraser Institute
Direct: (604) 714.4569
lisa-diane.fortier@fraserinstitute.org

The Fraser Institute is an independent international research and educational organization with offices in Canada and the United States and active research ties with similar independent organizations in more than 70 countries around the world. Our vision is a free and prosperous world where individuals benefit from greater choice, competitive markets, and personal responsibility. Our mission is to measure, study, and communicate the impact of competitive markets and government interventions on the welfare of individuals.