Deadline: March 1, 2013
The contest is open to children and youth. Poster entries will be accepted in 3 age groups (ages at the time of submission):
Group 1: Ages 5 - 9
Group 2: Ages 10 - 15
Group 3: Ages 16 - 20
Posters can be submitted on any paper not larger than this poster, and must be submitted with complete entry form. Posters cannot be larger than 28 x 43 centimeters and may be drawn vertically or horizontally.
FOR EACH POSTER SUBMISSION, PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE:
INCOMPLETE FORMS OR POSTERS WITHOUT ENTRY AND CONSENT FORMS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
All posters must be received by March 1, 2013.
MAILING: Participants can mail their poster to:
World AIDS Day Poster Contest
United States Embassy
United Nations Avenue, Gigiri
P.O. Box 629, Village Market 00621
3 winners will be selected from each age group, the winning entries will be recognized publicly and winners will receive a certificate. Top entries from each country will also be judge as part of a global contest. The top global entry winner in each age group will receive a backpack of art supplies!
All poster artwork must be original and should focus on the theme. Copyrighted characters, trademarks, registered trademarks, product logos and brand names are prohibited. Posters that include endorsements of products, corporations, or organizations, or that are deemed vulgar or offensive will be disqualified.
Employees of the United States Government and their immediate families are not eligible to participate.
MINORS: Any participant who is a minor in his or her jurisdiction of primary residence must obtain written permission of his or her parent or legal guardian to participate (see Poster Contest Form Below). Any relevant laws of the partner country that would affect the contest must be respected.
International Poster Contest Forms:
The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is the U.S. Government initiative to help save the lives of those suffering from HIV/AIDS around the world. This historic commitment is the largest by any nation to combat a single disease internationally, and PEPFAR investments also help alleviate suffering from other diseases across the global health spectrum. PEPFAR is driven by a shared responsibility among donor and partner nations and others to make smart investments to save lives.