B.E.S.T. Awards

B.E.S.T Awards
A writing contest for all 4th grade students in Detroit Public Schools and DPS Authorized Charter Schools2018 Theme: “MY FAVORITE BOOK CHARACTER… AND WHY”

  • Entry: One page, handwritten essay, on 8 x 11 paper
  • Deadline: Postmarked by March 16, 2018
  • Mail to: Bookstock 6735 Telegraph Rd. Suite 370, Bloomield Hills, MI 48301
  • Winners will be selected by a committee of Bookstock volunteers
  • Awards: 5 finalists and 10 honorable mentions will be notified by early April 2018. All finalist should be present to win.
  • The winning entry will receive: $750 – school; $500 – teacher; $150 and trophy – student
  • 4 runners-up will each receive: $500 – school; $200 – teacher; $75 and trophy – student
  • 10 honorable mentions will each receive: $100 – school; $50 – teacher; $25 and trophy – student
  • Bookstock will present awards to winners and runners up at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at Laurel Park Place in Livonia.
  • Completed entry form and media release must be attached to the back of each entry
  • Questions: call 248-645-7840 ext.365

Contest Materials:

To accompany each student’s entry:

2017 B.E.S.T. Winner

2017 B.E.S.T. Winner

2017 Presenting Sponsor Michael Morse and Ben Bailey of WDIV

2017 Presenting Sponsor Michael Morse

B.E.S.T. Award Finalists

B.E.S.T. Award Finalists

B.E.S.T. Award Ceremony

B.E.S.T. Award Ceremony