National Geographic Channel is proud to announce the winners of the 2009 Preserve Our Planet Film & PSA Contest. We asked students from around the country to submit short films and public service announcements using the theme “Together We Can Make a Difference.” Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who participated for making this such a great competition.



First Place: Bruce Pinchbeck, Drexel University, for his short film “Pedal Co-Op”

Audience Award: Lan Angela Li, Barnard College, for her short film “The Adventures of Get up and Go”

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First Place: Peter Han, Pacific Union College, for his PSA “Why Would You?”

Audience Award: Cody Crawford, Vanguard University, for his PSA “Together We Can Shape Our World”

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