CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The West Virginia Department and the West Virginia State Bar are sponsoring a video contest for students about the U.S. Constitution.
The contest is open to students in grades 6 through 12. Participants are to create and submit a three-minute video with the theme, "We the People: Freedom of Speech."
Videos will be judged on creativity, originality, overall quality and adherence to the theme. Prizes will be awarded in two categories, middle school and high school.
First-place winners will receive $500 and will be invited to attend the State Bar's annual meeting on May 9 in Charleston. The second-place prize in each category is $250.
Entry applications and contest rules are available online at wvde.state.wv.us/wvstatebar.
The deadline to submit entries is April 4.