Past Winners

Approximately 13,000 Illinois students participate in The Stock Market Game program each semester. Student teams compete by grade level and geographic region and the top student teams in each division are recognized for their outstanding performance.

The Cabrera Statewide Award is given each school year to the top ranked team in grades 4-8 and 9-12. This award is made possible by funding from Cabrera Capital Markets, LLC. Winning teams visit the Chicago Financial District. Students also receive a cash award to put toward an investment account. Teachers receive a professional development scholarship. 

Portfolio Competition Results

Fall 2016 Session

Statewide, approximately 13,000 Illinois students in grades 4-12 participated in The Stock Market Game program during fall 2016. Students managed their portfolios beginning as early as September 6th and ended on December 2nd.

View the Fall Session Winners
InvestWrite Essay Competition (Check back soon to view the winning essays.)

Grades 9 through 12

First Place 9-12

First Place Team
Providence St. Mel School
Teacher: Donald Van Bleek


 

2nd place 9-12

Second Place Team
St Ignatius College Prep School
Teacher: Sandie Bulmann


 

3rd Place 9-12

Third Place Team
St Ignatius College Prep School
Teacher: Sandie Bulmann


 

Grades 4 through 8

1st place 4-8

First Place Team
Saint Bruno School
Teacher: Michelle Shinners


 

2nd Place 4-8

Second Place Team
Providence St Mel School
Teacher: John Egan


 

3rd place 4-8
Third Place Team
Providence St Mel School
Teacher: John Egan