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.