The WV Women Made Junior Market seeks to provide education, mentorship and economic opportunities for aspiring female [maker] entrepreneurs in West Virginia.

The Junior Market is proudly sponsored by WV Kids Count. West Virginia KIDS COUNT provides the most trusted data about the well-being of children and builds alliances to advocate for what kids need. Our vision is to make West Virginia a great place to be a kid. For more information KIDS COUNT's 21-year history of success, go to www.wvkidscountfund.org.



we are officially kicking off the West Virginia Women Made JUNIOR Market : Aspiring Makers Contest!

This contest proudly welcomes ALL West Virginia females in or entering middle school & high school who are aspiring makers - painters•quilters, jewelry•crafters•wood workers •potters•jewelry makers glass blowers•illustrators•sculptors - whatever your artistic passion may be!
How it will work :

- There will be 2 divisions with two winners - middle school & high school - each winner will receive a $500 cash prize sponsored by West Virginia Kids Count

- All applications must submitted May 15 - June 15 through this form (no e-mail, messenger or late submissions will be admitted) :


- All submissions will be posted in divisional photo albums on this page (WV Women Made Market) for voting beginning WV Day, June 20 & will conclude Saturday, June 27.

- Divisional winners will be determined 50% by popular vote (reactions to submission photo) & 50% by distinguished jury & will be announced Monday, June 29.
We look forward to seeing ALL the future holds for the West Virginia Women Made Market - best of luck to everyone!

The Junior Market is proudly sponsored by West Virginia KIDS COUNT!