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Kentucky Saves Week Student Poster Contest

Kentucky students in grades 5, 6, 7 and 8 are eligible to participate in the Kentucky Saves Week poster contest sponsored by the Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy. One lucky winner from each grade level will receive $50! A selection of student artwork will be displayed in the state capitol during Kentucky Saves Week, end of February. Classes and groups are welcome to participate, and individual students may submit entries as well.

Contest deadline: postmarked Jan. 25, 2016
Who may enter: Any Kentucky student in grades 5-8
2016 theme: "Picture Yourselfie Wealthy"

Rules and Entry Form

Teacher Rubric

Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy sponsors this poster contest as part of our Kentucky Saves Week activities. Kentucky Saves is part of the nationwide America Saves effort focused on making household savings a priority. The Kentucky Saves effort promotes positive savings habits to help Kentuckians work toward financial stability.

For information on Kentucky Saves Week, visit www.kentuckysaves.org.

2015 Poster Contest

Kentucky students in grades 6, 7 and 8 participated in the Kentucky Saves Week poster contest sponsored by the Kentucky Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy. One lucky winner from each grade level received a $50 check! A selection of student artwork was displayed in the state capitol during February. To view the winning posters, visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/KYJumpstart.

The 2015 winners are:

Sixth Grade: 1st – Dathan Jolly, Metcalfe County Middle School in Edmonton, KY 2nd – Bailee Garrett, Metcalfe County Middle School in Edmonton, KY 3rd – Tayleigh Lucas, Crosby Middle School in Louisville, KY

Seventh Grade: 1st – Claire Butler, Drakes Creek Middle School in Bowling Green, KY 2nd – Maggie Gholston, Drakes Creek Middle School in Bowling Green, KY 3rd – Emily Zhang, Drakes Creek Middle School in Bowling Green, KY

Eighth Grade: 1st – Skylar Anderson, Drakes Creek Middle School in Bowling Green, KY 2nd – Ibragim Muradov, Drakes Creek Middle School in Bowling Green, KY 3rd – Katie Hornsby, Drakes Creek Middle School in Bowling Green, KY


2011 Poster Contest Winners illustrated the theme "Saving Money Now Can Brighten Your Future":

6th Grade, 1st Place

Kayla Nehus

6th Grade, 1st Place

6th Grade, 2nd Place

Emily Harp

6th Grade, 2nd Place

7th Grade, 1st Place

Alison Zamiar

7th Grade, 1st Place

7th Grade, 2nd Place

Justin Kirkpatrick

7th Grade, 2nd Place

8th Grade, 1st Place

Kristine Gillenwater

8th Grade, 1st Place

8th Grade, 2nd Place

Madison Wallace

8th Grade, 2nd Place