2019 CLC-TV Student Video PSA Contest

Attention all area middle & high school faculty, staff and students! The City of Las Cruces is proud to announce the 2019 CLC-TV Student Video PSA Contest. CLC-TV is calling on all middle & high school students in the Las Cruces / Dona Ana County area to enter a 30-second public service announcement (PSA). There is no fee to enter and this year each ‘overall’ winner(s) get a brand-new GoPro HERO camera.

The theme of this year’s contest is “Positive Role-Model”. The PSA should be a message about being a good role-model or about an actual person that is a positive role model to you. If choosing an actual role model, we ask that it is someone you have or had personal interation with (not a celebrity). 

Judges with professional experience in television and video production will score and provide feedback and suggestions for all participants. Scoring will be based on content and broadcast quality (see broadcast quality criteria). There will be Silver winners and Gold winners, with Gold being the highest honor. 

The deadline to submit entries isFriday, April 12, 2019. Winners will receive their awards and be recognized at a City Council meeting by the Mayor and City Council on Monday, May 6, 2019. The meeting will be televised live on CLC-TV and streamed live on Winning PSA’s will be televised on CLC-TV Comcast Channel 20 and/or for up to one year. 

All gold winning videos will be placed online and the public will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite video PSA. The student(s) getting the most votes on their PSA will each win a brand-new GoPro Hero camera. 

The CLC-TV Student Video PSA Contest submission process in completely paperless. Entry forms will be filled out online and students must post their videos to YouTube and provide a link on the entry form. The entry form will be available at