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Flu Prevention Student PSA Contest

September 10, 2009

TACOMA | September 10, 2009 | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has launched a Fall 2009 flu prevention campaign. The campaign will include a Flu Prevention Public Service Announcement (PSA) Student Competition. The competition is open to all 10th through 12th graders attending school in Pierce County. Individual students, student clubs, athletic teams, organizations or classes are encouraged to participate. Groups can consist of up to five students. Multicare and Franciscan Health Systems are partnering with the Department as sponsors of the contest.

Student work will be judged by a panel consisting of professionals in education, healthcare and media production. The panel will review the entries and select six finalists. Student voting will determine the winning PSA. The selected PSAs are intended for use on broadcast television. To download an application click here
To print the contest poster click here

Deadline for Entries is Friday, October 30, 2009. Entries must be received by 4 PM.
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