Planning for college can begin as early as Kindergarten! Through College Awareness Month, the CollegeBound Foundation, Baltimore City Public Schools and their partners help parents and teachers begin the process of raising college awareness among Baltimore’s future achievers. This year will be our 20th annual College Awareness Month Contest. This free art, essay and poetry/spoken word contest is for Baltimore City Public School students in Kindergarten through 8th grade. The contest produces 27 winners (1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each grade group — K-2, 3-5, 6-8 — in each category of Art, Essay, and Poetry/Spoken Word.)
The Award Ceremony will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at the National Aquarium. Registration will begin at 9 am and the program will be from 10 am- 11 am.
SIGN UP TODAY! You can register quickly and easily online. 2022 CAM Registration Form.
The contest runs from September 1 to October 3, 2022.
Art entries must be mailed to the CollegeBound office at 2601 N. Howard Street, Suite 210 Baltimore, MD 21218 by Oct 3.