Charge up Change!

It's cool to drive electric.

Charge Up Change! is a middle school video competition, designed  to encourage young people to research and learn about electric transportation.  The challenge is to create a short video that is less than 2 minutes to demonstrate why electric vehicles are cool.

Download an application  Competition rules

This first-time competition kicked off in August 2019 and was promoted to middle schools in Sacramento County.  Students submitted twenty-six videos and every student who submitted a video received a family pass to visit the California Auto Museum.

The top five videos were:

First place: Jacob Wollwerth and James Msechu

Sutter Middle School, Folsom

image of first place video by Jacob Wollwerth and James Msechu

Second place: Grace Timmons

Folsom Cordova Charter

Second place video image from Grace Timmons

Third place: Garrott Roddy, Liam Tudor and Tyler Woodhill

Kit Carson, Sacramento

Epiphany third place video

Fourth place: Poorvaja Panneerselvan

Sutter Middle School, Folsom

EV video fourth place

Fifth place: Kaitlyn Dias

Sacramento County Day School, Sacramento

EV SMUD movie fifth place video