Keep PA Beautiful: Entries for Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest due June 3

April 15th, 2016 3:18 pm

Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is accepting entries for the Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest until June 3. The contest, open to all registered participants, seeks creative, original videos of people making their communities clean and beautiful.

To participate, send Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful a two-minute video of your Great American Cleanup of PA event showcasing your community improvement program. Be sure to mention the Great American Cleanup of PA in your video. Electronic submissions should be sent to with GACofPA Video 2016 in the subject line.

The Department of Environmental Protection sponsors the video contest with cash prizes offered by the Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association. The winning entry receives $200 and two runners up each receive $100.

Community members can help choose the winners by liking your favorite video on the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Facebook page. Voting begins on June 13 and concludes at 3 p.m. June 23. Winners will be announced Friday, June 24.

For additional contest details, visit

The 2016 Great American Cleanup of PA runs through May 31. During this period, registered events can receive free trash bags, gloves, and safety vests from PennDOT district offices as supplies last. To register an event, visit

Information provided by Keep PA Beautiful.