Join Michigan 4-H as we hold fun contests and workshops leading up to National Financial Literacy Month and Michigan Money Smart Week. Expand your knowledge and compete with other youth across Michigan to earn prizes in money management challenges.

 

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION 4-H SPONSORED CONTESTS

 Show your Money Smarts Contest

This on-line contest is for youth 13 and older held during the month of April with a focus on credit. 

 Money Smart Kid Essay Contest 

This short essay contest is for youth in grades 5 through 8 providing cash prizes and leadership opportunities. 

OTHER YOUTH FINANCIAL CONTEST

 Design MI Money Future Contest

Sponsored by Michigan Council on Economic Education, youth design the front of a customized $7 bill to  highlight the fact that money invested in stocks should double every 7 years.

 Rockonomix

Students are asked to pick a popular song, write new economics themed lyrics and produce a new music video parody. This competition is open to Michigan students in grades 7-12 and sponsored by Michigan Council on Economic Education.