Entrants will be narrowed to 10 finalists and the top three will be awarded prizes. First Place winner receives: $500 cash, an overnight stay and dinner at his/her choice of the Hotel Providence, Providence Marriott, or Providence Renaissance Hotel, and will have their video shown at the 2011 SENE Film, Music, & Arts Festival.
Entries of 3 minutes or less that show the character, beauty, and strengths of the greatest little state in the union.
The winning video answers with enthusiasm and conviction: Why RI?
The Why RI Video Contest was created by members of the 2010 class of Leadership Rhode Island to help turn the tide on cynicism, by celebrating the unique aspects of living, playing, studying and working in Rhode Island. The contest runs through September 30, 2010. For rules, additional prize details, and to submit your winning video, visit www.whyrivideo.com and follow us on Facebook at “Why RI video contest.”
Leadership Rhode Island is a nationally recognized leadership development organization, founded in 1981 and including more than 1500 alumni across the region and beyond. The Leadership Rhode Island mission is to provide leaders and emerging leaders with knowledge and access to resources which will enable them to positively affect their communities. For more information, visit leadershipri.org