Green Team Earth Day Placemat Contest

Grab your crayons, markers, and paints!

Enter the 2020

“Earth Day to Earth Day”

DESIGN A PLACEMAT CONTEST

Grades 1-8

Sponsored by the Recycling Division of Mahoning County and Dominion

 

           Students are asked to design a brightly colored poster illustrating

                a recycling or litter prevention message.

 

ELIGIBILTY:  The contest is open to all Mahoning County public, private, and parochial school students in Grades 1-8 in Mahoning County’s 14 townships, including the cities of Struthers and Campbell.  One first place winner will be selected from each grade level for which entries have been submitted.  Prizes will not be awarded in those grades where no entries have been received.

 

CONTEST RULES:  1. Students are asked to encourage others to practice the 3 R’s (Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle) or don’t litter by designing a brightly colored poster illustrating one of these themes. The winning posters will be printed in placemat form and used in local restaurants and other areas where meals are served. Artists must use crayon, markers, or paint to illustrate the recycling or litter prevention theme.  1.  No glued on material will be accepted.           2.  Paper size must be at least 81/2” by 11” but not more than 11”by 17” and landscape form.

3.  Posters cannot be computer generated or include trademarked images, i.e. Mickey Mouse, Coke, etc. 

4.  All art projects must be exclusively the work of the student.

5.  CORRECT SPELLING IS A MUST!

 

GIFT CERTIFICATES are courtesy of DOMINION .

A $25.00 gift certificate for first place in each grade will be given at an awards ceremony in May, 2019.

 

ENTRIES MUST BE SUBMITTED to the

 Recycling Division of Mahoning County, Oakhill Renaissance Place, Suite 330, Youngstown, OH 44502

If you have any questions, call (330) 740-2060 and ask for Peg.

 

ENTRY DEADLINE IS 4:30pm, Friday, March 13, 2020.

PLEASE NOTE:  All artwork MUST HAVE THE ENTRY FORM ON THE REVERSE SIDE OF THIS FLYER AFFIXED TO THE BACK OF EACH ENTRY.  Do not put any names on the front!

 

 

**Decisions of the panel of judges are final.**

Sponsored by the Recycling Division of Mahoning County and Dominion.

Printed on recycled paper.

 

2020 PLACEMAT CONTEST

 

Student’s Name___________________________________

 

Teacher’s  Name__________________________________

 

Teacher’s E-mail _________________________________

 

________________________________________________

 

 

School/Club Name_________________________________

 

_________________________________________________

 

 

Grade______ School Phone (330)_____________________

 

Recycling Division of Mahoning County

Green Team

 

 

2020 PLACEMAT CONTEST

 

Student’s Name___________________________________

 

Teacher’s  Name__________________________________

 

Teacher’s E-mail _________________________________

 

________________________________________________

 

 

School/Club Name_________________________________

 

__________________________________________________

 

 

Grade______ School Phone (330)_____________________

 

Recycling Division of Mahoning County

Green Team

 

 

 

 

2020 PLACEMAT CONTEST

 

Student’s Name___________________________________

 

Teacher’s  Name__________________________________

 

Teacher’s E-mail _________________________________

 

________________________________________________

 

 

School/Club Name_________________________________

 

_________________________________________________

 

 

Grade______ School Phone (330)_____________________

 

Recycling Division of Mahoning County

Green Team

 

 

 

 

 

2020 PLACEMAT CONTEST

 

Student’s Name___________________________________

 

Teacher’s  Name__________________________________

 

Teacher’s E-mail _________________________________

 

________________________________________________

 

 

School/Club Name_________________________________

 

_________________________________________________

 

 

Grade______ School Phone (330)_____________________

 

Recycling Division of Mahoning County

Green Team

 

 

 

PRINTED ON RECYCLED PAPER.





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