Elementary School Poster Contest

Purpose of contest:

The Right to Life of Southwest Indiana elementary and middle school poster contest is to promote the artistic abilities of students as they relate to pro-life issues.  The Theme of the 2024 Contest is “Life, the Greatest Gift.” 

Contest Guidelines:

  • The contest is open for all children grades Kindergarten through 8.
  • One entry per student.
  • Finished poster size can range from 8 1/2” x 11” to 11”x14.”
  • Artwork must be original. Posters must be freehand and cannot include pictures or computer- generated drawings.
  • Words may be used.
  • Each poster will be evaluated on the following categories: originality, interpretation of theme and presentation of pro-life message, artistic ability and overall effect.
  • The poster must reflect an unequivocally pro-life position. (Pro-life means affirming that all innocent human life from conception until to natural death is precious and must be protected.)
  • Posters must be turned in to the Right to Life of Southwest Indiana office by Friday, March 22, 2024 by 3 p.m.
  • Posters must have a completed information form attached (see below).
  • Posters cannot be returned.
  • Upon submission, all artwork becomes the property of Right to Life of Southwest Indiana.

Contest Awards:

There are three age categories:

  • Kindergarten – 2nd grade
  • 3rd – 5th grade
  • 6th – 8th grade

Awards given in each age category will be:

  • First place – $25, 1st place ribbon
  • Second place – $15, 2nd place ribbon
  • Third place – $10, 3rd place ribbon

Posters will be on display at the Right to Life of Southwest Indiana Annual Banquet. Winners will be announced at the banquet and then prizes will be presented at the participant’s school at a later date.

For every entry, please submit an information form below:

2023 Winners

Kindergarten-2nd Grade

1st – James Pyle, 2nd grade (Resurrection School)

2nd – Taryn Hoyer, 1st grade (Evansville Lutheran School)

3rd – Ava, Kindergarten (Evansville Lutheran School)

3rd-5th Grade

1st – Cecilia Mohr, 5th grade (Home School)

2nd – Alizabeth Scruggs, 5th grade (Evansville Lutheran School)

3rd – Evelin Seymour-Hayes, 4th grade (Evansville Lutheran School)

6th-8th Grade

1st – Lucy Mohr, 7th grade (Home School)

2nd – Natalie Craig, 6th grade (Evansville Lutheran School)

3rd – Jaylee Bogard, 6th grade (Resurrection School)