Participation Info

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Your team could win a trip to New York City to compete in the National Finals.

Watch our video that gives an overview of the competition and information on how teachers and students can get involved.

General Info | For State Coordinators | For Teachers/Coaches
For Students | For State Champions

General Info

how to get to the 2013 nec button Participation InfoAll of the information you need to know about participating in the 2014 National Economics Challenge℠ can be found in the following documents:

Visit the blog to see what steps you need to follow to get to the National Economics Challenge℠ in New York City.

pdf icon Participation Info 2014 Rules and Eligibility
These rules apply only at the National Semi-Final and Final level. For rules and eligibility at the State level, please contact your local Challenge coordinator.
pdf icon Participation Info 2014 Frequently Asked Questions
Refer to these FAQs for answers to all of your Econ Challenge questions including general questions, questions about registration, student eligibility, team composition, and the exam.
pdf icon Participation Info 2014 Wild Card Frequently Asked Questions
Refer to these FAQs for answers to all of your Wild Card competition questions including important dates and registration information.
pdf icon Participation Info 2014 Important Dates
Get ready for the 2014 Challenge to begin by checking this card for important dates.

For State Coordinators

For Teachers/Coaches

How to Get Involved in your State’s Economics Challenge

  • Create a team of students and register today!
  • Compete. FALL 2013-SPRING 2014: ECONOMICS CHALLENGE COMPETITION BEGINS
    Check with your local council for specific dates in your state.
  • Check in which of the two divisions your team should compete, reviewing the 2014 Rules and Eligibility.
  • Find the answer to all of your Econ Challenge questions in the 2014 Frequently Asked Questions
  • Download the Teacher and Coach Toolkit. The Toolkit contains everything you need to know about the National Economics Challenge℠, including the Teacher Guide, Tips from Challenge alumni, links to the sample tests and more.
  • Download the 2014 Teacher Guide, which contains all of the information you need to know about getting your students to the Finals.
  • State Champions advance to Nationals, check the 2014 National Semi-Finals Proctor Instructions.
  • Download and fill out the Teacher/Coach Instructions and Registration Form. This form along with the student forms should be filled out before the date of your state competition. State winners are required to submit this form to their state coordinator in order to advance to the National Economics Challenge℠ Semi Finals.

For Students

How to Get Involved in your State’s Economics Challenge

  • Create a team of students!
  • Prepare using all new online sample tests and take an online practice test.
  • Check in which of the two divisions your team should compete, reviewing the 2014 Rules and Eligibility.
  • Download the 2014 Student Guide, which contains all of the information you need to know to get your team to the Finals.
  • Watch these videos created by last year’s National Finalist teams and see why they love the Challenge.
  • Download and fill out the Student Registration Form. This form is due to your teacher/coach before the your state Economics Challenge. State winners are required to submit this form to advance to the National Economics Challenge℠ Semi Finals.

For State Champions advancing to the Natinal Semi Finals

State Champions are required to submit forms online.

  • Teams advancing to the National Economics Challenge℠Semi Finals must fill out the Student Registration Form, and fill out the Teacher/Coach Instructions and Registration Form online.

If you have any questions about participating in the National Economics Challenge℠, please contact us.

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