Saturday, March 6, 2021
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New TikTok challenge to raise awareness of FAFSA opportunities

The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education (CPE) and GEAR UP Kentucky, a unit of the council, are throwing down the gauntlet on TikTok this month to help raise awareness about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as the FAFSA form.
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Louisville Zoo asking students to make art, instruments out of trash

The Louisville Zoo is holding its annual recycled art contest – dubbed “Trashformation” – online this year.
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Video contest from NASA open for CTE students

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month, and the Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) is partnering with NASA HUNCH to promote CTE through a student video contest.
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Four Kentucky students named finalists in national science contest

Four Kentucky students are among 300 semifinalists in the 2021 Regeneron Science Talent Search, selected from 1,760 applicants across the nation and in 10 foreign countries.
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Greeting card company holding scholarship art contest

High school students may enter The Gallery Collection’s 14th annual Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Contest, in which they can submit original artwork or a digital photograph for the front of a greeting card.
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Student video contest on financial literacy taking submissions

The Jump$tart Coalition, which promotes financial literacy for young people, is sponsoring a contest for students in grades 5 through 12. Participants are asked to make a video on the importance of saving money. The maker of the winning video will get $50.
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KET Young Writers Contest open for 2021

The 2021 KET Young Writers Contest will begin taking submissions Dec. 1, and will accept them until April 15.
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T-shirt contest can bring prizes for student, class while feeding the hungry

A T-shirt design contest for children ages 12 and under can help fight hunger, as every entry will trigger a $20 donation from the Spartan Kids Foundation to contest sponsor Blessings in a Backpack.
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Fayette County students receive National Beta Club virtual conference awards

Two students from Bryan Station High School (Fayette County) earned recognition for their Spanish skills during the 2020 National Beta Club Convention. James Grant placed ninth in the sophomore division and Victoria Lowe finished eighth in the junior division.
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KEDC hosting mask contest

Students are invited to submit their designs for the Kentucky Educational Development Cooperative’s (KEDC) Healthy at School Coloring Contest.