This contest is open to all students (public, private or home schooled) during the 2017-2018 school year, grades 9 – 12. Students compete at their county, move on to district, then finalists are invited to the state contest held annually in Boise. Finalists are invited to a reception the night before the contest. Hotel accommodations are provided for one night and the next morning the State Contest is held inside the capitol building. The winner of the State contest will receive a $175 gift card! Please “view more info” below for complete rules.