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View this year's 2019 CHET Dream Big! Competition winners! Click the links below to view the winning entries.

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Grand Prize Winners


Grand Prize Winner: K-1

Saanvi Jahagirdar
Grade 1
Catherine Kolnaski Magnet School


Grand Prize Winner: 2-3

Carly McGuire
Grade 3
Polk Elementary


Grand Prize Winner: 4-5

Daniel Omoloju
Grade 4
Madison Elementary


Grand Prize Winner: 6-8

Daniel Heumann
Grade 8
Mansfield Middle School


Grade K-1 Drawings


Maximus Ricks

Grade K
Discovery Academy


Julianna Ramos

Grade 1
Madison Elementary


Madeline Hosking

Grade 1
Lichfield Center School


Aaron Kulas

Grade 1
Brewster Elementary


Karlee Riddick

Grade 1
Children's Community School


Sabriel Melendez

Grade 1
Smalley Elementary


Valerie Genao

Grade 1
Dr. Michael D. Fox School


Anthony Moniz

Grade K
Gainfield Elementary


Grade 2-3 Drawings


John Omega

Grade 2
Madison Elementary


Jeremiah Fuggi

Grade 2
Brewster Elementary


Madison Satterfield

Grade 2
Franklin Elementary


Arianna Grega Vega

Grade 3
Vance Elementary


Matteo Concepcion

Grade 3
St. Mary Magdalen School


Jamell Maddox

Grade 3
Booker T. Washington Academy


Roshan Kumar

Grade 3
Windermere Elementary


Emma Rose Mairson

Grade 3
Woodstock Elementary


Marleigh Marshall

Grade 2
Smalley Elementary


Tomasz Makuch

Grade 3
Smalley Elementary


Molly Thomas

Grade 3
Sarah Noble Intermediate


Sophia Satterlee

Grade 3
Gainfield Elementary


Thomas Molina

Grade 3
Gainfield Elementary


Risha Shrivastar

Grade 2
Jane Ryan Elementary


Adell Ellison

Grade 2
Vance Elementary


Grade 4-5 Essays


Skyler Hayes

Grade 4
North Stonington Elementary


Delany Tonner

Grade 5
RMT Johnson School


Catherine Webster

Grade 5
CREC Discovery Academy


Rafael Morataya

Grade 5
Sarah Noble Intermediate


Gabrielle Butler

Grade 5
Macdonough Elementary


Kennedy Bieluch

Grade 5
Long Meadow Elementary


Joseph Beaudry

Grade 5
George Hersey Robertson


Elizabeth Smith

Grade 5
Brooklyn Middle School


Kaylen Morgan

Grade 5
Northend Elementary


Shayla DeLillo

Grade 5
Northend Elementary


Adam Tartt

Grade 4
Vance Elementary


Madison Kirkland

Grade 4
Children's Community School


Grade 6-8 Essays


Lisa Elbrish

Grade 6
Tomlinson Middle


Victor Montilla

Grade 6
Sage Park Middle


Michael Anthony Kline

Grade 6
Thomas Edison Middle


Donna Park

Grade 7
East Lynne Middle


Rebecca Hague

Grade 7
Pomfret Community School


Payton Mozelak

Grade 8
Thomaston High


Kayleigh Budnick

Grade 8
Long River Middle


Matthew Billings-Chiu

Grade 8
Mansfield Middle


Aneea Joiner

Grade 8
Two Rivers Magnet Middle