Contests and Promotions

my529 reaches out to Utah residents

September 2017

2017 Make Your Mark bookmark contest winners

my529 and StepUp to Higher Education celebrate National College Savings Month in September by sponsoring the annual my529 Make Your Mark bookmark design contest. Judges chose eight Utah students in kindergarten through grade 12 to receive a $1,000 college savings scholarship account for their winning bookmark designs.

The goal of College Savings Month is to encourage Utah families to save for future college or vocational school expenses.

Entrants must submit an original bookmark design on the official entry form. Check out this year’s winning entries.


August 2017

Book Your Summer

my529 and the Utah State Library Division team up annually to present the Book Your Summer Summer Reading Award.

Children up to 18 years old have a chance at a $1,000 my529 scholarship just by reading a book.

my529 and the State Library Division sponsor Book Your Summer to encourage reading during the summer months and to promote saving for college.

Watch for details about Book Your Summer 2018.