For over a decade, the West Virginia State Treasurer’s Office and SMART529 have been helping children dream big and save for their future with the SMART529 When I Grow Up essay contest.
West Virginia homeschoolers in grades K-5 can enter to win $5,000 in a SMART529 college savings account by writing about their future.
It’s easy and fun. Here’s how it works: a child writes a short essay that begins with “When I grow up, I want to be a…”.
Regional winners are awarded a $500 SMART529 college savings account. The winners’ homeschool association will also receive a $500 prize. Prizes awarded to CHEWV help promote and protect homeschooling in WV.
Deadline to submit entries is February 22, 2019. Learn more at smart529.com.