SHOW US WHAT YOU THINK IS SO COOL ABOUT MANUFACTURING!

It’s back! The 3rd annual “What’s So Cool about Manufacturing” video competition is underway.  Connecticut high schools are partnered with local manufacturing companies to create videos that explore all the “cool” things a career in manufacturing offers. See past year’s entries below and be on the look-out to vote for the 2020 videos at the end of April.

Past Video Submissions

Teams – looking for a little inspiration? Take a peak below at a few of our past winners and submissions. All it takes is a little bit of curiosity, collaboration and creativity!

First Place winners:

Watertown High School & Fascia’s Chocolates

Second Place

Woodland Regional High School & PTA Plastics

Viewer’s Choice

Waterbury Career Academy & H&T Waterbury

Register

Registration for this year is complete! Each registered team has been paired with a local manufacturing company.

Visit and Research

Spend time at your partner company learning about its products, operations, and staff while exploring all the “cool” things a career in manufacturing offers!

Create a Video

Your 2-3 minute video will be judged on how well it:

1. Conveys “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?”
2. Highlights the company’s products/technologies
3. Shows an understanding of manufacturing careers
4. Expresses creativity

Submit

All videos must receive approval from the featured company and should be submitted for their approval no later than May 12, 2020. Final video submissions are due by May 22, 2020.

INFO & ENTRY FORMS

Students

Lights! Camera! Action!

Compete against other Connecticut High Schools with your creative ideas! Your school may be a winner!

CTDIDI WSCAM Information Packet

Student Release Form

Resources

Teachers

Become a Teacher Coach!

Help your students represent their school and learn through creativity and competition!

CTDIDI WSCAM Information Packet

Teacher Checklist and Instructions

Teacher Coach Release Form

Resources

Manufacturers

Now’s your chance to shine!

Host a team of students for the 2019-20 “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Video Competition.

CTDIDI WSCAM Information Packet

Employee Release Form