Calling all teachers and students! Monticello and HISTORY® invite you to participate in a digital art-based project that encourages students to connect Jefferson with their hometown. Entries must be received by Friday, April 26, 2013. The contest includes $10,000 in prize money and a chance to have your work featured on Monticello's website.

Find contest guidelines and submission details here.

Questions? Email using the subject "Postcard Project"

Additional Opportunity for Teachers: Check out Monticello's Barringer Research Fellowship, a two-week onsite summer fellowship where teachers conduct research and create new learning resources to share on Monticello's digital classroom. Applications are due March 15. Find out more at