The PAEA Golden Games

50th Anniversary Student Competition

We are thrilled to launch the PAEA 50th Anniversary Golden Games! From May 3 to July 2, PAEA will accept submissions from PA students sharing their program’s history in unique and innovative ways. This student-led competition offers your PA students the chance to get involved in PAEA’s historic 50th Anniversary, gather meaningful insights about your program’s history, and be featured at PAEA’s 50th Anniversary celebration during the 2022 PAEA Education Forum.

The top submission will be featured at PAEA’s 50th Anniversary celebration and receive a 50th Anniversary-branded award to display at their institution. *Submissions will be displayed on PAEA’s 50th Anniversary webpage.

*Please note: PAEA has the right to deny any submission that goes against the Association’s vision, mission, and core values.

All submissions must answer the following:

  • Program Name & Location
  • The year your program welcomed its first class of students
  • At least three key events that have taken place in your program’s history
  • How has your program impacted the community it serves?
  • What are your hopes for the future of your program?

* Submissions may provide additional information as appropriate. Additionally, programs can share more than one submission if multiple student groups want to participate.

The following submissions will be accepted:

  • Videos
  • Written narratives
  • Collages & Visual Retellings
  • Infographics
  • If your students have additional ideas, they can email to ask if the format will be accepted in the competition.

Students are invited to send submissions to


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