Peace Poster Competition

This is the overall winner for the 2018 Peace poster 

Winner from 105 D

Sponsored by Petersfield Lions Club

Theme for the artwork Kindness Matters


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, 

Lions Peace Poster Competition 2019

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 2019 Peace Poster Contest TBC 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 1st December 2019  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