The 2013 eircom Junior Spider Award winners were announced at a ceremony in the RDS in Dublin.
Hosted by RTE’s Aidan Power the awards recognise and reward primary and post primary students for the innovative ways they use the internet.
Big Red Engine supplied feature videos profiling the 3 Grand Prix winners as well as an introduction. We also filmed the entire event for upload to the client’s own Youtube account, and produced this highlights video.
At primary level The Mega Spiders have three categories Best Project, Best School Blog and Best School Website.
For post primary students the awards are split across two categories, the Giga Spiders rewards students from 1st to 3rd year and the Tera Spiders are open to students from 4th to 6th year. The Giga and Tera Spiders reward students under the categories: Best Concept, Best Project, Best Web Design and the Suiomh Is Fearr award rewards students for the best site using the Irish language.
The Tera Spiders also has the Best App award and the three categories have an overall grand prix winner.
Grand Prix — Mega Spiders If Only the Best Birds Sang, St. Brigid’s National School, Greystones, Co. Wicklow
Grand Prix — Giga Spiders Libramatic, Terenure College, Dublin
Grand Prix — Tera Spiders Geek of Comedy, Holy Family Community School, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin
This video was produced by Big Red Engine for Business & Finance 2013