Show us your student's creativity by re-purposing milk and juice cartons from your school cafeteria to either build or enhance your school garden. Educators can engage students in a hands-on experience creating teachable moments on environmental stewardship, sustainable packaging, and healthy living. The best use of cartons in a school garden gives your school the chance to win one of 14 prizes with a grand prize valued at $5,000.
Only schools may enter the Carton Construction Contest. An adult sponsor at least 18 years of age must register and upload the school's entry. There are two grade levels: PreK-5 and 6-12. Grade levels are defined as elementary (grades PreK-5)... Continued
JUDGING CRITERIA The following criteria will be used when judging all carton creations:
- Best use of cartons in garden.
- Submitted with photos and an entry form.
- Judged by compliance, quality, sustainability, and creativity.
Additional criteria for the grand prize and specialty prizes can be found here.