ACES Education Fund Eighth Annual Spelling Bee
April 21, 2021 @ 4:00PM — 5:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Refine & Refresh: ACES 2021 Online
As part of ACES 2021 Online, this year's Bee is going virtual! This year, we’re bringing in a few of your favorite celebrity spellers.
Who will head home the reigning champion? Make a minimum donation of $15 to the ACES Education Fund to secure your seat at this year's Bee.
Cost: $15 minimum donation to watch the Bee, with a limit of 1000 in the audience.
Your fees go directly to the ACES Education Fund, an affiliate of ACES: The Society For Editing, and can help ACES fund the future of editing. Learn more about our scholarships.
Host & Moderator: Peter Sokolowski, Merriam-Webster
- Steve Bien-Aimé | Assistant Journalism Professor, Northern Kentucky University
- Benjamin Dreyer | Copy Chief, Random House | Author, Dreyer's English
- Henry Fuhrmann | ACES Education Fund President | Retired, Los Angeles Times
- James Harbeck | Editor, Author, and Speaker
- Ellen Jovin | Proprietor, Grammar Table
- Mary Norris | Author
- Maggie Lorenz | Editorial Specialist, Scripps National Spelling Bee
- Beth Chapple | Freelance Editor | 2019 ACES Spelling Bee Champion
- Jesse Sheidlower | Past President, American Dialect Society
Thank you to our event sponsor:
Attendees will have a chance to win Apple prizes provided by Lingofy! Prizes include two pairs of Apple AirPod Pros ($250 value) and two Apple Watches ($279 value). You must register and be present for your chance to win.