Instructional materials Center

2024 Braille Challenge

Every year, each state host the Braille Challenge where students who are visually impaired or blind compete with each other across the state. Braille Challenge is the only academic competition of its kind for students who are visually impaired or blind. Any student who can read and write braille in grades 1-12 are eligible to participate. The winner may be picked go to California in the summer to compete in the National Braille Challenge.  

Brock Narjis

2023 Winner


2022 & 2021 Winner


2020 & 2019 Winner


2018, 2016 & 2015 Winner

 Permission Slip 

After filling out the permission slip, make sure to email it to Robin King

Baton Rouge Permission Slip

ruston Permission Slip

Proctor Handbook

More information on proctoring the event.


Braille Institute

To get more information on the National Braille Challenge, visit the Braille Institute website.