2020 Click for Kids Nominations

The Nomination Window for the 2020 Click for Kids Sweepstakes
is open from February 10 – 21, 2020.

Nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m. on February 21 to be eligible.

Here’s how the contest works. Principals and vice principals nominate their schools to win $10,000 (1st place), $7,500 (2nd place) and $5,000 (3rd place).

Public and charter schools (K-12) in the following counties/districts are eligible:

  • Maryland: Anne Arundel County, Calvert County, Charles County, Frederick County, Howard County, Montgomery County, Prince George’s County, and St. Mary’s County;
  • Virginia: Arlington County, Culpeper County, Fairfax County, Fauquier County, Loudoun County, Prince William County, Stafford County, Spotsylvania County, City of Alexandria, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church, City of Manassas, and City of Manassas Park.
  • Washington D.C.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Voting for qualified schools will take place from March 2 to March 11 at 5 p.m. All voters must be at least 13-years-old to participate.  The school with the most votes at the end of the voting window will win $10,000. The school with the second most votes will win $7,500 and the school with the third most votes takes home $5,000.

Winners will be announced Monday, March 16.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Once you submit your nomination, you will receive an email asking you to validate your email address. Click the link within the email. This will redirect you to a confirmation page. ONLY once you have reached the confirmation page will your nomination be considered valid. If you have any questions or do not receive the validation email, please email kids@wtop.com. 

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