Enter the 2020 Follett Challenge

Entry deadline is in .

We're still giving away a total of $200,000 USD in Follett products and services, but this year there are more chances to win!

  • 10 People's Choice winners will each get $5,000.
  • 9 Semi-finalists (3 from elementary schools, 3 from middle schools and 3 from high schools) will each get $15,000
  • 1 Semi-finalist will be crowned the Grand-prize winner and will win an additional $15,000 for a total of $30,000!

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

Step 1: Enter

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.

Official Rules | Tips and Resources

Step 2: Vote and Promote

Our team of judges examine 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

Ten People's Choice winners and nine Semi-finalists will be chosen based on a combination of judges' scores and the highest number of votes from there. From the nine Semi-finalists, one Grand-prize winner will be chosen. Stay tuned for the announcement of our winners — one of them could be you!

*Winners will receive the cash value equivalent of products and services offered from Follett School Solutions, Follett's K-12 division. Cash value equivalent in US dollars.

Key Dates

December 12, 2019:
Entries close at 12:00pm CST

January 20, 2020:
Voting begins at 8:00am CST

January 24, 2020:
Voting closes at 4:00pm CST

March 23, 2020:
Winners announced!
  • 10 People's Choice winners
  • 9 Semi-finalist winners
  • 1 Semi-finalist will then be crowned the Grand-prize winner!