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Annual Poster Contest for Maryland Students in Grades 1 through 8.
The Maryland Council on Economic Education sponsors an annual poster contest for Maryland students in grades 1 through 8 to help teachers stimulate interest in learning basic economic & personal finance concepts. Students are given the opportunity to creatively demonstrate their understanding of one of the following economic concepts: scarcity; natural, human and capital resources; opportunity cost; producers and consumers; or goods and services; or personal finance concepts: savings & Investing, taxes, markets, sources of income and philanthropy.
2020 Poster Winners
In 2019-2020 over 1,800 students from 42 elementary and middle schools in 16 Maryland school systems submitted posters to visually demonstrate their understanding of fundamental economic and personal finance concepts.