The prizes are in, and the 32 state champion teams will be playing for quite a spread this year.
In addition to the prizes awarded to the top teams this year, there are two new categories of awards at the 2010 National LifeSmarts Championship:
Coach of the Year, which comes with a $500 prize, and five Individual LifeSmarts Topic Winners, each of whom will also receive a $500 college scholarship.
So, more incentive to do some last-minute cramming, eh? The 2010 National LifeSmarts Champion team will walk away with the following:
- $1,000 college scholarship from Experian
- $1,000 savings bond from Western Union
- $100 Staples gift card from AHAM
- $50 Target gift card
- Gifts from Boardroom, Hasbro and Southwestern
- Honorary membership to NCL for one year
And the winning coach will receive:
- $500 Education grant for school/org from DMA
- $100 Midas gift card
- $100 Target gift card
- Gifts from Guittard and Hasbro
- National LifeSmarts Championship trophy