Public Service Announcement

2021 NLC Topic

Create a public service announcement for your school and community on the health risks of vaping. All video content must be original. NOTE: There can be no content that shows people vaping in the video.

Event Introduction

Public Service Announcement is a ‘Presentation Event with Equipment’. These events include a presentation. Review Guidelines for more details. 

Public Service Announcement is a Team or Individual Event 



  • Research, form an objective, and create a 30‐second video on the topic.

  • The production must be original content; competitors may not use previously

    published video clips in the videos they submit for competition.

  • The video production may use any method to capture or create moving


  • The PSA video must be shown to the judges.

  • The presentation should include the team’s objective toward the topic;

    major findings from the topic research; the script writing process; use of different video techniques; a list of equipment and software used; and copyright issues with pictures, music, or other items.

  • Competitors must bring their own script copy if they want to refer to it during the presentation.

Performance Time: 5 minutes