Each member of the 10 Semifinalist teams will receive:
- a Kindle Paperwhite.
Each member of the 5 Finalist teams will receives:
- an expenses-paid trip to the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee, including
- economy-class airfare or train fare for each team member and a parent/guardian,
- one standard hotel room at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center,
- a $400 gift card to defray travel and meal expenses, and
- complimentary tickets for each team members and a parent/guardian for the Memorial Day Barbecue, a Bee-organized tour of Washington, D.C., and the Awards Banquet.
Each member of the Champion team will receive:
- a $1,000 cash award, and
- a trophy.