Are you up for the Challenge?

In only three easy steps, you could take home a share of $200,000*!

Step 1


Tell us how your program engages students in your library or classroom when you write your online application. Then, prepare a 3-5 minute video promoting your program, and submit it.

Challenge Overview | Official Rules | Tips and Resources | Get Excited

Step 2

Vote and Promote

Our team of judges examines all submissions and determines which stand above the rest. But that's only part of the final score - the rest is based on the number of votes your video receives. Ask your school community to vote!

Promote Your Video

Step 3

Watch and Win

Three Semi-finalists and a Grand Prize winner will be chosen, as well as ten People's Choice winners based on the highest number of votes received. Stay tuned for the announcement of our winners - one of them could be you!

*Cash equivalent in US dollars. **Specific times to be announced at a later date.

Key Dates

December 23, 2016:
Entries close

January 23, 2017:
Voting begins

January 27, 2017:
Voting closes

February 28, 2017:
Semi-finalists and 10 People's Choice winners announced**

April 28, 2017:
Grand Prize winner announced**