Tell us if your parents teach you about managing money and whether or not you think money management should be taught as a subject at school.
The competition will run from August 20 – September 21, 2018.
Entrants must be local Primary and Secondary School students, 10 – 16 years old.
Junior (10 – 12)
Senior (13 – 16)
The contest has two main objectives:
Credit Union membership is not required, however, candidates in the 13 – 16 age category, who wish to be considered for a chance to serve on the Thrift Club Advisory Committee, must be members of our Credit Union.
If not a current member of the Barbados Public Workers’ Credit Union Ltd.’s Thrift Club, applicants must be eligible for membership within the Credit Union. Refer to eligibility requirements via www.publicworkers.bb/local-membership.html.
Additionally, BPWCCUL will award a special cash prize to the value of $500 to the School of the 1st place winner in each category. NB. Only one prize per School.
Prizes will be presented during a prize giving ceremony.
Winners must agree to have their names and photos published in BPWCCUL / Thrift Club publications – this includes but is not limited to our Thrift Club webpage and Facebook page.
All essays will be judged on Content, Creativity, Style and Grammar. Essays must be the original work of the applicant. Sources if utilized should be referenced.
*NOTES –THRIFT CLUB ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Selection of candidates to serve on the Thrift Club Advisory Committee will not be limited to contest winners i.e. candidates may be selected from the general pool of contest submissions, within the 13-16 age group.
Only seven (7) spaces are available and Committee members will serve on the Committee for a period of two years, as long as they remain within the relevant age group.
Where the list of candidates in this category exceeds the seven (7) spaces available, an opportunity for voting by the general thrift club body may be provided.
Thrift Club Advisory Committee members perform the following roles:
This is an excellent opportunity for young persons between 13 – 16 years to develop leadership skills.
For more information, contact Stacy Mottley via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 622-9083.
|Junior Category (10 - 12 years)||Senior Category (13 - 16 years)|
|1st Place - $1,000||1st Place - $1,000|
|2nd Place - $750||2nd Place - $750|
|3rd Place - $500||3rd Place - $500|
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