HONORING YOUNG TEXAS FILMMAKERS PROMOTING POSITIVE SOCIAL CHANGE
ABOUT THE NOBELITY SOCIAL IMPACT AWARD
The Nobelity Social Impact Award celebrates student films that inform their audiences about issues that affect their communities, and inspire social change.
All student films submitted to the UIL competition are eligible for this chance to win film equipment for your classroom.
We are proud to support these important young voices. Thanks to all of the students who participate, keep up the great work!
Thanks to Precision Camera, Louisiana Charities Trust, Eloise DeJoria, and JP's Peace, Love & Happiness Foundation for funding these awards.
CLICK THE PDF FOR AWARD CRITERIA AND STUDENT FLYER!
Congratulations to the winning films for the 6th Annual Social Impact Awards!
2023 Winners and Finalists
LYTLE HIGH SCHOOL "Housing the Unhoused" Conference 3A
YATES HIGH SCHOOL "Twin Tragedy" Conference 4A
LAREDO NIXON HIGH SCHOOL “En Camino” Conference 5A
CYPRESS RANCH HIGH SCHOOL “UNTITLED” Conference 6A
Congratulations to the winning films for the 5th Annual Social Impact Awards!
2022 Winners and Finalists
1ST PLACE Mind in Tha Tre - Yates HS Houston
2ND PLACE Anywhere But Home - Community HS. Nevada
1ST PLACE Honeybee - Heritage High School, Frisco
2ND PLACE List of Lost Books - Reagan High School, San Antonio
Congratulations to the winning films for the 4th Annual Social Impact Awards!
2021 Winners and Finalists
1ST PLACE Believe It Foundation - Adaptive Bike Program – Lytle HS
Runner Up ROYGBV+ – Whitesboro HS
TIED for 1st Place The Historic Cine El Rey – PSJA Southwest HS, Pharr
TIED for 1st Place Nature’s Daughter – McKinney HS
Runner Up One More Vote – Clements HS, Sugar Land
Congratulations to the winning films for the 3rd Annual Social Impact Awards!
2020 Winners and Finalists
1ST PLACE We Are Not Alone - Mental Health in America - Kenedy High School
2ND PLACE CAMP Camp Volunteers - Lytle High School
A Little Bit of a Miracle – Argyle High School
Peed Off - The Animation – Pewitt High School
Savior – Stephenville High School
There's Only So Many Dances - Nocona High School
1ST PLACE Saving Me from Me - PSJA North High School
Everyday Now –Johnson High School, Austin
Hey – Sharyland Pioneer High School, Mission
Mr. Pickles – Allen High School
Speak Now – Randall High School, Amarillo
UIL Rebels with a Cause - Cypress Lakes High School, Katy
2019 UIL Young Filmmakers: 2nd Annual Nobelity Social Impact Award Winners
DIVISION I: 1ST
DIVISION I: 2nd
DIVISION II: 1ST
DIVISION II: 2nd
2018 UIL Young Filmmakers: Inaugural Nobelity Social Impact Award Winners
2018 Division One - 1st Place Award: Salado High School - In Time of Need
2018 Division One - 2nd Place Award: Uplift Summit International Preparatory - Luke Chacko: The Little Kid with a Big Voice
2018 Division Two - 1st Place Award: Laredo Johnson High School - Moving Forward
2018 Division Two - 2nd Place Award: McAllen High School - #RefugeesWelcome