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Contest Details

Here are the rules and regulations surrounding the event. Don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions!

Email [email protected] with any questions.

In order to participate all applicants must:

  • Be in K-8th grade
  • Fill out the online application 
  • Fill out the business plan ad-lib
  • Family-Friendly Content Only
  • Parental Permission and Release must be signed
  • There are 2 grand prizes 
  • $250 grand prizes will be awarded as follows:
    • $250 to the individual with the most “likes” on Instagram 
    • $250 for the Judge’s Choice Award
  • 2 Grand Prizes will be awarded based on the following criteria:
    • Judges’ Choice: decided by Judges 
    • Social Media Choice: to be eligible for this prize, participant(s) must record a short pitch, post to instagram as a reel, and tag My First Nest Egg. Alternatively, participants can send to My First Nest Egg to post. The participant(s) whose pitch has the most “likes” will receive this prize. 
  • Employees or relatives of employees of My First Nest Egg are not eligible to win the grand prizes but are welcome to participate.

Business Plan Ad-Lib

A business plan is a great way to teach kids about money because it helps them learn how to set financial goals, plan for expenses, forecast potential profits and develop a strategic vision.  The process fosters financial education, critical-thinking and decision-making skills, all which are essential for managing money effectively.

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Business Overview