Enter for your chance to win $10,000 for your child’s school. Give the next generation a boost as they head back to school. Nominate a deserving school for their chance at $10,000 from the Frigo Cheese Heads Brand. Ten runners-up will also each receive $2,000.
Official Rules: US, 18+. August 2 – December 19, 2021 at 11:59 pm ET. One entry per person. Limit one vote per person per day.
How to Enter: Write an original essay of 50 to 200 words (in English) or submit a video no longer than 5 minutes describing how the Designated School could use $10,000 to build a bright future for its science program.
- Nomination Period: August 2 – October 30
- Judging and Finalist Verification Period: October 31 – November 27
- Voting Period: November 30 – December 19.
The School Awards (as defined below) will only be awarded to a US state-accredited educational institution (grades kindergarten through 8th grade, public, private or parochial).
Designated Schools may only be nominated by legal US residents physically residing in the 50 United States and District of Columbia who are at least 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Nominators are providing an entry on behalf of their Designated School, and the Designated School selected will receive the School Award; no Nominator will receive a prize.
Nominators shall respect the following limit otherwise they may be disqualified: two Entries per person during the Nomination Period. Nominators may nominate the same Designated School, or a different Designated School, in each Entry
Judging Criteria: Overall appeal of Entry (50%); proposed benefit to Designated School’s science program as described by Entry (50%)
School Awards (11): $10,000 awarded in the form of a check payable to the Designated School, to be used towards the school’s science program.
Runner-up School Awards (10): $2,000 awarded in the form of a check payable to the Designated School, to be used toward the school’s science program.