You don't have to win to get to the Spelling Bee

Posted at 8:19 PM, Mar 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-19 09:10:48-04

Not all spellers are champion spellers.

But, a new contest announced by the Scripps National Spelling Bee and its presenting sponsor, Kindle, will let a number of kids who had dreams of seeing the big stage get their wish.

WATCH the video player above to hear from Scripps National Spelling Bee spokesperson Valerie Miller about Scripps' new "Spellebrity" contest and how to enter.