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Introducing the Beanstack Winter Reading Challenge

We're thrilled to sponsor our first-ever Winter Reading Challenge for Australia and New Zealand! From July 1 to 31 participating libraries and schools are encouraged to challenge readers to track their reading toward a shared community goal. 

All Australian and New Zealand libraries and schools are eligible to join the challenge for a chance to win cash prizes provided by Beanstack. Prizes range from $250 to $1,000 for top-performing communities.


Sign up today and don't miss out.




About Beanstack

Beanstack helps public and school libraries effortlessly facilitate reading challenges. The flagship product of Zoobean Inc., Beanstack is licensed by over 10,000 public libraries, school districts, and corporations around the world. Its investors include Mark Cuban from ABC’s Shark Tank and its founding members were previously Washington, DC's teacher of the year and Google's first head of K-12 education outreach.


Grand Prize

$1,000 One school or library

Runner Up

$500 One school or library

Honorable Mention

$250 Two schools or libraries

How it works

  • Get signed up!

    Fill out the form to register your school, school district, or public library to participate in the challenge.

  • Get set up!

    A member of our team will contact you with options to get started.

    Existing Beanstack customers can participate at no additional charge.

  • Get reading!

    Use our customizable resources to motivate your community. Every minute read gets you closer to the grand prize.

Eligibility Guidelines

Participating schools and libraries must use the Winter Reading Challenge title and provided template to be eligible for prizes.

Have Questions?

Interested in joining the challenge, but have questions? We're here to help.

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