Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee Awards

Previous Award Winners

2012

Award

Winners

  Spelling First Day Shoe Fund, sponsored by Kalamazoo Sunrise Rotary
spelling-bee-2012-11-14-210-72.jpg
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Communities in Schools of Kalamazoo, sponsored by RiverRun Press
  Best Costumes PNC Grow Up Great
  People’s Choice Bronson Healthcare

2011

Award

Winners

  Spelling Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics
spelling-bee-2011-winners-bronson-rrp-72.jpg
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Western Michigan University
  Best Costumes Portage District Library
  People’s Choice Kalamazoo Public Library

2010

Award

Winners

  Spelling First Day Shoe Fund
spelling-bee-2010-winners-optimist-282-72.jpg
  Most Enthusiastic Team Breakfast Optimist Club
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  People’s Choice Western Michigan University

2009

Award

Winners

  Spelling Nurse Family Partnership
2009 Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee
  Most Enthusiastic Team Breakfast Optimist Club
  Most Creative Cheer Western Michigan University
  Best Costumes SLD Center
  Rookie of the Year Kalamazoo Literacy Council
  Judge’s Choice Kalsec
  Best Bribe for Judges Kalamazoo Gazette

2008

Award

Winners

  Spelling Borgess ProMed Pediatrics
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Kalsec

2007

Award

Winners

  Spelling Your Gull Road Wal-Mart
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Portage District Library
  Best Costumes Breakfast Optimist Club

2006

Award

Winners

  Spelling Pfizer
  Most Enthusiastic Team Elizabeth U. Community Healing Center
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Portage District Library

2005

Award

Winners

  Spelling Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics
  Most Enthusiastic Team Miss Ready to Read Contestants
  Most Creative Cheer Kiwanis Club of Kalamazoo
  Best Costumes Your Gull Road Wal-Mart

2004

Award

Winners

  Spelling Guidance Clinic
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Preprimary Evaluation Team of K/RESA

2003

Award

Winners

  Spelling Guidance Clinic
  Most Enthusiastic Team Breakfast Optimist Club
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Borgess ProMed Pediatrics

2002

Award

Winners

  Spelling Athena Book Shop
  Team Spirit Award Bronson Healthcare

2001

Award

Winners

  Spelling Athena Book Shop
spelling-bee-winner-2001-72.jpg
  Team Spirit Award Secant Technologies