Scholarship is Prize in Student Art Contest


OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska students dreaming of the future can win a scholarship from First National Bank by drawing a picture of what they envision becoming when they grow up.

Nebraska students from first grade to eighth grade can enter the contest by submitting a drawing before the end of September. Twelve winners will receive $1,000 scholarships in a NEST 529 College Savings Plan account.

The Nebraska Art Teachers Association will judge the contest entries, which must be created with pencil, crayons, paint, watercolor or a paper collage.

More details about the contest and the college savings plans are available on the state treasurer's website.

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