In celebration of its upcoming 50th anniversary, the National Academy of Engineering is launching the Engineering for You (E4U) Video Contest to show how engineering creations serve the welfare of humanity and the needs of society. A $25,000 prize will be awarded to the most inspiring 1-2 minute video focused anywhere between 1964 and 2064. A “People’s Choice Award” of $5,000 and awards for the top videos in each category are offered. Entries are due March 31, 2014.

Engineering creations serve the welfare of humanity and the needs of society. In the last 50 years, its achievements include helping to land astronauts on the moon, creating the Internet, and decoding the human genome.

What will engineering create in the next 50 years? Rev up your creativity, pull out your camera or phone, and produce a video showing the world how you see engineering enhancing quality of life and serving the needs of society.