The 2017 Follett Challenge Is Almost Here...

Our cameras were rolling as our champion received the good news that their innovative program was declared this year's winner and their school will be awarded $60K in Follett products and services!

As always, the Follett Challenge is an extremely inspiring journey where educators from across the country showcase their innovative programs and how they are preparing their students for life in the 21st century. Congratulations to all the winners of last year's Follett Challenge and a special thank you to everyone who participated. Be sure to be back here on October 24 for the kick-off of the 2017 Follett Challenge! Are you up for the Challenge?

Grand Prize Winner

Aiming High at Eielson Ben Eielson Jr/Sr High / Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Eielson Air Force Base, AK


QUEST Builds Ingenuity QUEST Elementary School
Hilton, NY

GingerBuilding Project 2015 Broughal Middle School/Bethlehem Area School District
Bethlehem, PA

Ten People's Choice Winners

Mary E. Griswold Elementary School - Berlin Public Schools
Berlin, CT

Marist High School
Chicago, IL

Deer Park Elementary School/ baltimore county public schools
Owings Mills, MD

Butler Middle School / Butler Area School District
Butler, PA

School Eleven/Clifton, NJ
Clifton, NJ

Reynolds School
Upper Saddle River, NJ

Clarenceville School District
Livonia, MI

Linn-Mar Community School District
Cedar Rapids, IA

College Park Elementary
Irvine, CA

Hopkins North Junior High School
Minnetonka, MN

You're an innovator who is changing the lives of your students in new and unique ways - with a program that just might make you next year's Follett Challenge champion.

Are you up for the Challenge? Details for the 2017 Follett Challenge coming in the fall of 2016 right here on