2019-20 Sponsorship Opportunities
Economics Arkansas is grateful to our many donors who help Arkansas students master a solid understanding of economics, personal finance and entrepreneurship so they can apply that knowledge for success in our free-market economy.
Your tax-deductible gifts and contributions are welcome anytime. Please select from our 2019-20 sponsorship opportunities.
Stock Market Game
The Stock Market Game is an investment simulation that challenges student teams in grades 4-12 to invest a hypothetical $100,000 portfolio in real time. The first- and second-place winners will be recognized at an awards luncheon in May in Little Rock.
Excellence Awards Luncheon
The 2019 Leadership in Free Enterprise (LIFE) awards luncheon will honor the George family of George's Inc. and the Simmons family of Simmons Foods Inc. in Springdale, AR, Oct. 7, 2019.
Bessie B. Moore Awards Program
The annual Bessie B. Moore awards program recognized excellence in economic teaching. Winners receive cash prizes, public recognition and "The Bessie" during the luncheon gala, Nov. 13, 2019, at the Clinton Presidential Library in Little Rock. Deadline to be recognized as a sponsor: Oct. 252.
The Trade Game
The Trade Game is a novel fundraiser + economic lesson. Hosted at an by-invitation-only location, guests participate in three rounds of trading to obtain their most desired token gift and experience first-hand how free, voluntary trade raises satisfaction and generates wealth.
Dates and locations are in the works. Please check this page soon.
Economics Arkansas Foundation
Established in 2016 as a 501 (c) 3 organization, the foundation aims to ensure Economics Arkansas's long-term viability and relevance.