Hurry! Time is running out to enter our Kids to Parks Day National School Contest for a chance to win a park trip for your class. The contest is open to all schools in the country for grades pre-K through 12, until Monday, March 2nd. Classes can win up to $1,000 to use for a trip to a local, state, or national park to celebrate Kids to Parks Day during the month of May.
Last year, 43 schools were awarded park scholarships. In honor of the 5th year of Kids to Parks Day, we will be awarding scholarships to 50 schools. Click here for application details. Priority will be given to schools from under-served communities.
Kids to Parks Day will be celebrated nationwide on Saturday, May 16th. Officially in support of the First Lady's Let's Move! initiative, KTP Day encourages hundreds of thousands of kids to get outdoors and embrace healthier lifestyles.
Visit kidstoparks.org and check out the park events and free resources that are being added each week. Register and be counted and you could win our grand prize, a Nikon COOLPIX L830 camera, to help you capture your park memories with loved ones.