The first-place U.S. winners will receive a trip to Washington, D.C., to receive a $500 cash prize and up to $1,000 in travel-related expenses to attend a presentation at the AAP National Conference & Exhibition on Oct. 25.
A top winner is selected from each of the following categories: third- through fifth-graders, sixth- through eighth-graders and ninth- through 12th-graders. A second-place winner also is selected from each grade and receives a $250 cash prize. The six winners’ schools will receive matching cash amounts.
A single international award is open to children ages 13 to 18. One winner will receive a $500 cash prize and matching amount to the child’s school or home school.
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