Voting open for second Dream It. Do It. MN student video contest

Voting is now open the second Dream It. Do It. Minnesota “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Student Video Contest. Fifteen teams of students from seven schools in West Central Minnesota created and submitted videos answering the question, “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?”

The public can watch each video and vote for their favorite for the Viewers’ Choice Award from April 17-30. A panel of judges will also review the videos for additional awards. The Viewers’ Choice and the judged awards will be announced on May 2 at the Tri-State Manufacturers’ Association meeting and awards ceremony.

The Dream It. Do It. Minnesota “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” Student Video Contest generates excitement and helps draw students to advanced manufacturing career paths. The video contest started in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania and is now replicated in other parts of the country as a best practice shared via the national Dream It. Do It. network. In Minnesota, 360 leads Dream It. Do It.

We thank the manufacturers who opened their doors to students and our video contest sponsors: Tri-State Manufacturers’ Association, West Central Initiative, Aagard, Bell State Bank & Trust, Bremer Bank, Brunswick New York Mills Operation, BTD, ComDel Innovation, Eggen Group Marketing, ITW Heartland, Massman Automation Designs, Northern Contours, ShoreMaster, and Smith Foundry Co.