Do I need to purchase Frigo® Cheese Heads® Snack Cheese to participate?
No purchase of any kind is necessary to participate.
Which schools are eligible for nomination?
You may nominate any U.S. K–8 school (public, private, parochial). The nomination period starts at 12:00:01 AM ET on August 3, 2020, and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on October 30, 2020.
Who is eligible to nominate a school?
Any parent, teacher, administrator, family member or friend, age 18 and over, can nominate a school.
How many schools can I nominate?
You may nominate up to two qualifying schools.
How will nominations be judged?
The judging and finalist verification period starts at 12:00:01 AM ET on October 31, 2020, and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on November 27, 2020. Entries
will be judged by an independent panel of judges selected by Sponsor on the following criteria: (1) overall appeal of Entry (50%); (2) proposed benefit to Designated School's
science program as described by Entry (50%). At the end of the Judging Period, the Entries for the eleven (11) Designated Schools with the highest
judging scores will be the finalist Entries eligible for the Voting Period.
How many schools can I vote for?
The judging period starts at 12:00:01 AM ET on October 31, 2020. Once the finalists are posted, you may vote once per day until the voting period
ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on December 11, 2020.
How long can my nomination essay be?
The essay must be between 50 and 200 words in length.
How long can my nomination video be?
Please submit a video of no shorter than 30 seconds and no longer than 5 minutes.
How much do the winning schools receive?
One winning school will receive $10,000. Ten runner-up schools will each receive $2,000.
When will winning schools be notified and announced?
The Potential Winning Designated School and the ten (10) Potential Runner-Up Designated Schools will be notified by telephone and/or email before January 15, 2020.