Career Poster Contest November 2008
Official Entry Form
Inspire Your Career, Develop Your Dreams (Each entry must have a completed entry form.)
Eligibility: There are six divisions: Primary (grades K-2); Intermediate Student Name:_________________________________________
(grades 3-5); Middle Grades (grades 6-8), Senior (grades 9-12), Adult- First Last
Student (enrolled in school), and Open Adult (18 and older, not enrolled
in school). Each school is eligible to submit three entries per Grade__________ Age_____________ County: _____________
category. School Coordinator: ____________________________________
Theme: Posters should reflect the theme: “Inspire Your Career, Develop E-Mail: ______________________________________________
Your Dreams.” Each poster must relate to the theme.
School Name: _________________________________________
Judging Criteria: Judging will be based on originality, creativity, and School Address: _______________________________________
development of national theme. Attention will be focused on basic art No P. O Box numbers.
principles and appropriate use of media and lettering. Only posters City: _________________________ ___State: OK ZIP: _______
judged as first-, second-, and third-place school winners should be
sent for judging in the state contest. Phone: ______________________________________________
Lettering: Simple bold lettering is preferred. Captions may be used to
convey the message, attract attention, and achieve goals of clarity, vigor, State Coordinator: Janet Hawkins
and originality. All letters will be considered part of the design. Address: 1500 West Seventh Avenue
City: Stillwater, OK 74074
New Media: Students may submit their work in one or both Phone: 405–743–5123
categories, C1 and/or C2. E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
C1. Standard use of ink, pencil, collage, poster paints, magic
markers, acrylic, oil, cut and pasted paper. C2. Use of photos,
clipart, graphic art software, and mixed media. Poetry Poster Category 1 Category 2
Size: Each poster must be created in 8½- by 11-inch format. I, ______________________________, state that the attached
Display: Posters are to be displayed in the student’s school during National
Poster/Poster entry is the original, which I myself created and
Career Development Month in November. Winning poems will be completed.
received at the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Signature:____________________________________
Education no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 5, 2008.
Entry Form: Copy and complete the entire entry form below and attach with
Sponsored by the Oklahoma School Counselor Association (OSCA), Oklahoma
tape or glue to the back of each entry. Please do not add student’s name Counseling Association (OCA), and the Oklahoma Department of Career and
on the front of the poster. Technology Education
Mail Posters Chosen as School Winners to: All entries become the property of OCDA/ODCTE and will not be returned.
Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education, Guidance For additional information contact:
Division 1500 West Seventh Avenue Stillwater, OK 74074-4364. http://www.ncda.org/pdf/ncd_month08-09_contest.pdf