The 2012-13 theme is:
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PEACE POSTER CONTEST RULES
Contact Chairperson Peg Cheney for more information.
A winner will be selected from the three participating groups: Christ the King Regional School, Haddonfield Friends School and Haddonfield Community (resident of Haddonfield attending public school or homeschooled.) A savings bonds will be awarded to the winner of each group. A grand prize winner will be selected and his/her entry will be sent on to the next level of the contest.
Contest is open to students who will be 11, 12 or 13 years of age on November 15.
Completed entries must be submitted by November 6, 2011. Entries for Christ the King and Friends School students should be submitted to the school art teacher. Haddonfield Community entries can be dropped off at the Haddonfield Public Library, Professional Printing Services, or Prudential Fox & Roach Realtors.
Artwork must be at least 13x20 inches, no larger than 20x24 inches, and not matted or framed.
Only one entry per student, and each entry must be the work of only one student.
All artwork must be the individual student's original creation. Duplications are not accepted.
All media are accepted. Note: Chalk, charcoal and pastel entries should be sealed with a fixative spray to prevent smearing. Do not laminate entries.
Three-dimensional entries will not be accepted. Nothing may be glued, stapled or attached to the artwork in any way.
The use of lettering or numbering on the front of the poster, in any language, is not allowed. All artist signatures or initials should be written on the back of the poster.
Artwork should be done on a flexible material, so it can be rolled for shipping in a mailing tube. Do not fold poster
Participants accept all responsibility for late, lost, misdirected or illegible entries. Entries sent with insufficient postage will be disqualified. Lions Clubs International is not responsible for entries damaged, destroyed or lost during the judging process. Entries cannot be acknowledged or returned; they become property of Lions Clubs International upon receipt. Peace Poster Contest images cannot be used without written permission from Lions Clubs International.
In consideration for the opportunity to enter the Peace Poster Contest, participants agree to allow Lions Clubs International to use their names and photographs for promotional and publicity purposes. In addition, the international grand prize winner, two family members (one being a parent or legal guardian) and the sponsoring club president or a club member (as designated by the sponsoring club president) are required to attend the award ceremony at Lions Day with the United Nations. An international grand-prize winner is not eligible to receive subsequent prizes in future Peace Poster contests sponsored by Lions Clubs International. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges and Lions Clubs International.
Lions Clubs International may cancel the contest without notice at any time. THe contest is void where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.