• At a Glance

    The Verge Awards 5-Year Vision

    15M

    Teens in public high schools engage as contestants and fans

    10-20M

    Parents or guardians of teens in public high schools (estimated) support their school's contestants

    30,000

    Public high schools engage in promoting the contests to their students, parents and community members

    30,000

    Communities across America rally around their contestants, just like they do their athletes!

    75

    Nationwide contests per year (at full scale), all starting at local levels through to national finals

    3825

    Online state-wide contests - 75 contest categories, 50 states plus DC

     

    55

    LIVE, all-day celebrations per year (51 statewide, 4 regional)

    1

    National championship and celebration that will hopefully be televised!