Contest encourages students to ‘Dream Big’

State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier announced that the fifth annual CHET Dream Big Competition is underway.

Dream Big is a competition that encourages Connecticut students in kindergarten through fifth grades to share their dreams about life after college. The contest will award 96 students with a $300 contribution to a CHET 529 college savings plan.

The competition runs through March 22. For rules and entry details, visit or