Video Contest

Are you a California teen between the ages of 14 and 18? Create a video highlighting one of the  6 Things Young Workers Need to Know about job safety and health and you could win a cash prize!

Create a video using info from ONLY 1 of the 6 videos
  • Video 1: Every Job Has Hazards
  • Video 2: Hazards Can Be Addressed
  • Video 3: Laws Protect All Workers on the Job
  • Video 4: Special Laws Protect Teen Workers
  • Video 5: What If You Are Injured
  • Video 6: How to Problem-solve and Get Help

Contest Rules

All youth between the ages of 14-18 who live in California can submit a video using their creative talents: dancing, acting, script writing, directing, or even singing to promote job safety for youth! Come back in September to enter in next year’s contest.

When Will Winners be Notified?

All winners will be notified no later than May and the top three winning videos will be posted on our website.

One First Prize: $300
One Second Prize: $200
One Third Prize: $100

AND One $100 prize to the 1st place school.

How Do I Enter? Registration is now CLOSED.
  1. Fill out and sign the entry form, and get necessary permissions from all participants. See Contest Rules for detailed information.
  2. If you choose to mail in your entry please send it to: Kelsie Scruggs
    Labor Occupational Health Program, UC Berkeley
    University Hall, Suite 451
    2199 Addison Street
    Berkeley, CA 94720-7360
Contest Materials
 Contest Winners

Visit our Videos page to see this year’s winners of the contest, as well as all our previous winners!

Who Sponsors the Contest?

The Safe Jobs for Youth Month video contest is conducted by the California Partnership for Young Worker Health and Safety, a statewide collaboration sponsored by the California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers’ Compensation and coordinated by the Labor Occupational Health Program at the University of California, Berkeley.


Email Kelsie Scruggs.