Level II (Grades 7-8):
Level III (Grades 8-12):
First place winners received $100 and a $50 Target GiftCard. Second place winners received $75. Third place winners received $50. All finalists also received plaques and personalized bookmarks at an awards ceremony at the Indiana State Library.
All finalist and semifinalists received an award certificate, a frameable copy of their letter, and a copy of author Margaret McMullan's award-winning young adult book, How I Found the Strong.