- Completed Entry Form (must be attached as page 1)
- Neatly hand-written or typed Essay on a Separate piece of paper (typed preferred
- Must be less than 300 words
- Neatly hand-written or typed on a SEPARATE 8.5x11 piece of paper (typed preferred)
Please remember the brainstorming activity sheets are NOT an acceptable entry
Boles entries will need to be turned in no later than January 22nd in order to submit them through the district mail. All entries MUST be submitted no later than Thursday, January 23, 2020 via school district mail to the AISD Career & Technical Education Department.
For more information or if you have any questions, please contact the Career & Technical Education Department at CTE@AISD.net
*Contest entries will be judged by the Greater Arlington Chamber of Commerce Partners in Education Advisory Council and members of the local business community.
FINALISTS: Students who demonstrate the best entrepreneurial spirit through their BIG idea will be selected as a student finalist and recognized at the 14th Annual “What’s Your BIG Idea?” Entrepreneurship Day Awards Ceremony at the University of Texas at Arlington’s College Park Center on Saturday, April 25, 2020.
TOP WINNERS: We will REVEAL our TOP WINNERS for first, second, and third place from each grade. The TOP WINNERS and their TEACHERS will be called back on stage to receive a great prize package! Prize Package includes gift certificates and/or tickets to Arlington attractions as well as a T-shirt and trophy.
FIRST PLACE WINNERS: Will receive a SCHOLARSHIP to attend the one-week exclusive “The BIG Idea Lab” Summer Camp where they will learn what it really means to be an entrepreneur.
14th Annual What’s Your Big Idea Awards Ceremony
University of Texas at Arlington
College Park Center
Saturday April 25, 2020
Doors Open 12 p.m. | Ceremony: 2-4 p.m