Attention Teachers: You could win up to $350 for your classroom!

One teacher in each of Pelican's 14 branch parishes will win $250. The top three winners will get an extra $100! Submit a photo of your decorated bulletin board or door today and encourage your friends and family to vote!

Winners will be determined by the number of votes on each contest entry submitted in our contest platform.

Don’t teach in one of our branch parishes? No worries! We’ll group you with the nearest parish.

Voting for the 2023 Bulletin Board Contest is now closed!
Vote for the 2023 Bulletin Board Contest is now closed!

Earn cash for your participating school! It's easy when you add a School Pride Debit Card to your checking account.

Pelican's Financial Outreach team provides youth financial education programs for Louisiana classrooms at NO COST to the school!

Are you a teacher looking for a free field trip or financial curriculum for your students? From credit union branch tours to real life interactive exercises and monthly lessons, we have you covered!

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Membership not required. Giveaway is for Louisiana educators who teach on the primary or secondary level only. Post-secondary educators do not qualify. Educator must visit Pelican's giveaway page at and submit a photograph of their bulletin board or door along with contact information through Pelican’s online form by September 30, 2023, in order to participate. Only one entry is allowed per educational professional. Educator may be required to provide verification of their employment status at a Louisiana primary or secondary schools. By submitting a photo, entrant acknowledges that they have all rights to share this image with Pelican for marketing purposes and that the work submitted is entirely their own. Entries should not contain images of minors. Pelican reserves the right to reject an entry for any reason. Contest voting will be open from October 1, 2023, until October 31, 2023. Winner is determined by the entry with the most public votes within the voting platform. Pelican will notify winners in November once the winning entry has been determined. If winner does not respond within 3 business days, a new winner will be chosen. There will be 1 winner representing each of Pelican’s 14 branch communities for a total of 14 winners. Pelican’s branch communities are Ascension, Caddo, Calcasieu, East Feliciana, East Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Livingston, Orleans, Ouachita, Rapides, St. Landry, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, and Terrebonne parishes. Teachers from schools located outside Pelican’s branch communities will be grouped with entries in the nearest community. If no entries are received for any branch community(ies), Pelican reserves the right to distribute prize money for that parish however they see fit, including, but not limited to, giving the unused prize money to another winner or winners and reserving those funds for another giveaway. Each winner will receive $250 to be used for the educational professional’s classroom. Top 3 winners with the most reactions overall will receive an extra $100. Pelican may substitute prize offered at its discretion. Pelican State CU employees, board members, and members of their household are not eligible to be entered.