Joplin, MO (SNS) – Winners have been announced for the 37th annual Business Contest, held April 1 on the campus of Missouri Southern State University. A list of winners in each category is attached.

More than 600 area high-school students competed for prizes and scholarships during the event, which is sponsored by the Robert W. Plaster School of Business. Students from more than 25 high schools in Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas competed in individual and team events that include written tests, performances and use of computer software programs. Categories include accounting, business communication, general business, business math, personal finance, free enterprise, banking and financial systems, marketing, multimedia and website development.