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          Annual BPA Virtual Business Challenge Announced for 2016-2017 Membership Year

          Knowledge Matters, Inc. is pleased to announce the 4th Annual BPA online Virtual Business Challenge (VBC) will be returning for the 2016-2017 Membership Year. The competition is free to all Secondary Level BPA members, and offers advisors a great opportunity to have students compete for prize money by encouraging members to test their accounting skills individually or as a team. 

          Registration will begin Monday, February 27, 2017.  

          This event uses the online version of Virtual Business - Accounting. No downloading or installation will be required. In order for students to be eligible, advisors will need to log in to approve students and teams registered under their chapter.  Advisor accounts will be set up in advance by Knowledge Matters and will be accessible beginning February 27th.

          BPA members can compete individually or in teams of up to three. Visit http://vbc.knowledgematters.com/bpa for more information.


          The competition runs from March 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM EST through March 31, 2017 at 5:00 PM EST


          Prizes will be awarded to the top three places in the following amounts:

          • $1,000 for first place
          • $750 for second place
          • $500 for third place

          Please note: If students participate on a team and that team places in the top three, the financial award will be divided equally among each member of the team based on the above prize levels.



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