Contest Calendar Featuring Economics & Personal Finance Concepts
K-8 students are invited to illustrate an economic or financial concept, suitable for publication as the “picture of the month” on a 2020 wall calendar.
Unleash your students' creativity, imagination and talent by showing how well they understand these economic and personal finance concepts.
$50 Cash Prizes for Colorado students and their teachers
Fourteen winning students and their teachers will receive $50 and a complimentary calendar.
Winners will be chosen and announced by May 17, 2019.
Winning entries will be published in the 2020 Economics/Personal Finance Concept Calendar.
Submission Deadline: Postmarked by May 1, 2019
Rules for Entry:
Please read carefully and abide by the rules. Too many entries each year are disqualified for rules violations.
One entry per student in grades K–8.
A teacher should submit one completed entry form (above) per each calendar entry.
All entries submitted must be original entries hand-drawn horizontally/landscape on an 8 ½” x 11” white sheet of paper.
All entries should be color, not black and white.
The entry should illustrate an economic or financial concept provided in the glossary and/or GLE alignment (grade level expectations from CO Academic Standards); concepts may be combined when appropriate.
The economic/financial concepts illustrated should be displayed clearly on the drawing, spelled correctly and written in large lettering.
All entries will be judged on accuracy of content, spelling, artistic excellence, geographic and grade level distribution.
Entries may not be folded and student’s name should not appear on the picture.
No brand name or trademarks may be used.
The entry should be reproducible with color printing
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