Ways for Young Numismatists to Earn Auction Money


1. YN dollars can be used in our monthly YN auctions. New lots will be posted on the first of each month—bidding closes on the 15th. 

2. YN dollars can also be used for the annual Online YN Auction—held in September each year.

--This year's online auction takes place Saturday, Sept. 23, at 10:00 a.m. (MST)--

Want a printable version of the ways for YN's to earn YN dollars?  Click here
School projects on numismatics:
National Coin Week Projects:
20Give a talk at school
30Exhibit at school, library, local bank, etc.
20Participate in ANA National Coin Week YN project
200Visit to ANA Money Museum/Headquarters (1 visit per year)
5Local ANA member coin club meeting (each time)
10Regional ANA member coin organization (each time)
50Visit a U.S. Mint or BEP facility
Give talks or programs at:
10Local coin club meeting (each time)
50Educational forums including school
Serve as an officer for a:
25 Local ANA member coin club
75Regional ANA member organization
Obtain new members for: 
25Local ANA member coin club
Publish articles (440 words or more) in: 
150The Numismatist
50Your Newsletter or the blog on money.org
50Hobby or School Newspaper or Magazine
25Regional club newsletter
10Local coin club newsletter
Exhibit at:
Local Coin Show
251st place
202nd place
153rd place
Regional Coin Show
60Win Best of Show Award
60Win People's Choice Award
501st place
402nd place
303rd place
ANA Convention
100Win Best of Show Award
100Win People's Choice Award
1001st place
802nd place
603rd place
ANA Convention:
25Attend National Money Show or World's Fair of Money convention
25Attend a numismatic talk or lecture
10Attend Page orientation
5Work as a Page (per day)
10Work at the Treasure Trivia Booth/Table or Kids' Zone (per hour)
25Complete Treasure Trivia (also applies to FUN shows)
250Complete any ANA Correspondence Course
100Complete entire ANA Diploma Program
50Participate in annual YN auction
20Earn Scout Coin Collecting Merit Badge (Boys)
20Earn Fun With Money Patch (Girls)
250Attend and complete Summer Seminar course (each course/class)
20Annual subscription to Your Newsletter
5Check out book from ANA library (each time for a new title, not renewals)
25Publish review of a numismatic book