The “It Can Wait/Safer Ohio Video Challenge” was a competition offered by the Ohio Department of Public Safety (ODPS) in cooperation with AT&T Ohio. It was open to students in grades 9 through 12 or equivalent (public, private, community school, home-schooled) within the state of Ohio.
Concept submitted by Hayley Drake, Jared Marsh and Niklas Shoemake, Clermont County, Williamsburg High School
Professional video production of the student’s video message by the Ohio Channel, including a one-day opportunity for the entrant to serve as honorary ‘consulting producer’ on the production of his or her video message with Ohio Channel staff member(s) (entrant responsible for their own travel expenses to and from the Ohio Channel production facilities at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus, Ohio).
Public placement of the produced video message online by the Ohio Channel, as well as promotion by ODPS and AT&T Ohio of the message for public viewing via broadcast, cablecast, online or social media.