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Utah Archaeology and Preservation Month Poster Contest

Call for Entries!  Poster contest for

UTAH ARCHAEOLOGY AND PRESERVATION MONTH

Utah Archaeology Week is now Archaeology & Preservation Month.  We’ll celebrate Utah’s cultural past of archaeology and historic places throughout May 2015.

Who can participate? All residents of Utah (except State employees). It doesn’t matter what age you are, we want your entries!

I don’t draw. That’s okay! Entrants may choose any material, design, or medium to originally depict Utah’s past cultures.  Art may be inspired by the 2015 theme of Culture and Diversity in Utah.

What do I get if I win? Fame and cash!

  • Grand Prize
  • Best Elementary School Student
  • Best Secondary School Student
  • Best Adult

The winning poster will be professionally printed, distributed statewide, and hung in the Rio Grande building.

I need inspiration. No problem! Check out our past winners to get some inspiration to help you on your way!

Don’t forget! Check out the submission guidelines and entry form.

 

For more information, contact Derinna Kopp, 801-245-7245 or Kevin Fayles, 801-245-7254.


Utah Archaeology Week Poster Contest

Note: This year’s contest is officially closed and we’ve selected a winner! We’ll post the winning artwork soon!

Utah Archaeology Week celebrates Utah’s rich archaeological and cultural resources with a week of lectures and hands-on learning. This is your chance to not only help us promote Archaeology Week, but to win prizes and have your own artwork immortalized.

Who can participate? All residents of Utah! It doesn’t matter what age you are, we want your entries!

I don’t draw. That’s okay! Entrants may choose any material, design, or medium to create an original depiction of Utah archaeology. Just remember to incorporate this year’s theme into your work. Whether it’s prehistoric or historic archaeological technologies, we want to see your creativity shine!

What do I get if I win? Winners of the poster contest receive:

  • Grand Contest Winner – $250; this poster will also be professionally printed, distributed nationwide, and hung at the Rio Grande Depot
  • Adult Contest Winner – $100
  • Secondary School Contest Winner – $100
  • Elementary School Contest Winner – $100

I need inspiration. No problem! Check out our past winners to get some inspiration to help you on your way!

Don’t forget! Download the Contest Rules and Submission Guidelines here.

 

For more information, contact Deb Miller or 801-245-7249 or Derinna Kopp, 801-245-7245.


Previous Winners