Stein Roe Mutual Funds is holding its third annual young person essay contest.
Fifth, sixth and seventh grade students will compete for a total of $25,500 in fund shares. Winners will have their choice of either Stein Roe Young Investor or Stein Roe Advisor Young Investor fund shares.
Judging will begin Jan. 18, 1999 and the winners will be announced on March 31, 1999. The essay topic is: "How would you save enough money to open your own company and what would it be?"