Prizes & Awards

NYC ACT-SO LOCAL CASH PRIZES

1st Prize Gold Medal $500**
2nd Prize Silver Medal $300
3rd Prize Bronze Medal $200
** Contingent upon attending the National Competition 
Certificates, Plaques Special Awards  & a Chance to participate in the National Competition

 NYC ACT-SO NATIONAL PRIZES

1st Prize Gold Medal $2,000
2nd Prize Silver Medal $1,500
3rd Prize Bronze Medal $750
Plus Certificates, Laptop Computers, Scholarships & Special Prestigious Science Award

Gold medalists (those with scores between 95-100 in their category) are invited to compete on a national level. (2016 National Competition Scoring Criteria) The National Competition and Ceremonies are held every July in conjunction with the NAACP National Convention.

The deadline for submission of national registration documents is in May.