Events and Competitions

events and competitions

The Center for Economic Education organizes a number of events and competitions for teachers and students. Check our site frequently for the latest updates.

Economics Poster Contest

The Stock Market Game™

Two sessions are currently open for registration.

Session 1 – Opens for trading Tuesday, January 17, 2017 and runs through Friday, April 21, 2017. Registrations are accepted for this session through Friday, February 4, 2017. 

Session II – This spring session (opens for trading Monday, February 27, 2017 and runs through Friday, May 19, 2017. Registrations are accepted through Friday, March 31. (This session is non-competitive – no awards issued.)

2017 Summer session begins on the first Tuesday after Labor Day.  

2017 Fall Session: Registration opens on August 1.

Please contact Debbie Kerman at dkerman@niu.edu if you have questions.

InvestWrite Essay Competition

3M Economic Educator Awards