Video contest winners

HCC COVID-19 Vaccine Promotion Contest Winners

In March 2021, HCC participants from around the country submitted videos promoting COVID-19 vaccination. A panel of physicians and public health experts judged the videos and rated them in three categories: factual, engaging, and persuasive.

Congratulations to our contest winners!
The following four videos tied for first place:

“Inject to Not Infect”

Student creators: Yvette Basilio, Arturo Ayala, and Esmeralda Coeto Medina

High school: Middle College High School; Santa Ana, California

How the COVID-19 Vaccine will be Beneficial for Everyone

Student creator: Annet Ramirez

High school: Morton West High School; Berwyn, Illinois

“Covid Weightlifter”

Student creators: Balsam Ahmed, Francesko Semanjaku, and Marian Gameli

High school: Abraham Lincoln High School; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

“COVID 19: The Vaccination Process”

Student creator: Yash Pahwa

High school: Tower Hill School; Newark, Delaware