Teach the various energy ratings given by the NFRC.
Carlos P. from Amargosa Valley, NV
Due August 7th, 2015 - fen·es·tra·tion (ˌfenəˈstrāSHən) n. 1. Archit. The design and placement of windows in a building. 2. An opening in a structure.
The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) is a non-profit organization that administers the only uniform, independent rating and labeling system for the energy performance of windows, doors and skylights. Their goal is to provide fair, accurate, and reliable energy performance ratings so that homeowners can compare different products and make informed product choices.
The National Fenestration Rating Council is calling students in the U.S. and Canada to submit an original short film demonstrating the different energy performance ratings that are found on the NFRC label (U-factor, Solar Heat Gain Coefficient, Visible Transmittance, and Air Leakage).
* Be five minutes or less, including opening and closing credits
* Make windows, doors, and/or skylights a central focus of your production
Click the link below for Official Rules and more details.
Scholarships will be given for the best two film entries:
* First place - $1,000
* Second place - $500
Additionally, the top two films will be screened at the NFRC Fall Membership Meeting, to be held September 21-23, 2015, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The films will also be posted to the NFRC homepage and all NFRC social media outlets.
Eligible participants must be enrolled at a U.S. or Canadian two- or four-year college or university. Students must be 18 years old or older to enter.
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