Peace Poster Competition
This is the overall winner for the 2017 Peace poster Contest. Sponsored by Clacton-on-Sea Lions Club 105E
Everyone is delighted that this poster has also gone on to the International Competition and that this entry created by Mia Reed aged 13 has been chosen as a merit award winner in the 30th Annual Lions International Peace Poster Contest.
Approximately 600,000 children from 60 countries participated in this year’s Peace Poster Contest. The posters were judged at club, district and multiple district levels before reaching the international level, at which point they had been narrowed down to 123 posters. Based on creativity, originality and portrayal of the theme, “The Future of Peace,”is one of 23 merit award winners. As such, Mia Reed will receive US$500 and a certificate of merit.
Lions Peace Poster Competition 2018
Lions Clubs around the world have proudly sponsored the Lions International Peace Poster Contest in local schools and youth groups. This art contest for children encourages young people worldwide to express their visions of peace.
The aim is to encourage every Lions club to engage with the youth in their community to sponsor a Peace Poster Contest entry.
The theme of the 2018 Peace Poster Contest is KINDNESS MATTERS Students, ages 11, 12 or 13 as of November 15, are eligible to participate
Peace Poster Contest Judging
Each poster is judged on originality, artistic merit and expression of the theme.
Posters advance through several judging levels: local, district, multiple district and international. At the international level, judges from the art, peace, youth, education and media communities select one grand prize winner and 23 merit award winners.
All District winners need to be in Lions HQ in Birmingham by Weds 28th November 2018 so that an overall winner can be selected and sent off to Lions International HQ in Chicago for the International judging
Purchasing a Peace Poster pack
Lions clubs interested in sponsoring the Lions International Peace Poster Contest can order a Peace Poster Contest kit (PPK-1) from Lions HQ in Birmingham. The cost of the kit is £14.00 plus postage. Each kit contains:
- Official Club Contest Guide and Rules
- Official School or Youth Group Contest Guide and Rules
- Participant Flyer to duplicate and give to participating students to take home
- Sticker to place on back of winning poster
- Certificates for contest winner and school or youth group