Poster Contest Application/Information

DE NAHRO Poster Contest

What Home Means to Me

 

Property Manager’s Instructions

As part of NAHRO’s Housing America’s campaign, a poster contest is held each year for children residing in affordable housing and community development owned or administered sites.  The theme this year is “What Home Means to Me”

Contest participation is open to all children residing in affordable housing assisted directly or supported under community development and affordable housing programs, i.e. public or Section 8 assisted housing, CDBG, HOME, LIHTC or Farmers Home.  See the page which outlines Entry Rules & Selection that should be handed out to the children participating in contest.

Submission deadline to you is April 29, 2020.  Please make sure each poster has their name, age and address written on the back.  Posters without their name, age and address clearly written in pencil on the back will not be judged.  Also each contestant must sign a release making their entry the property of DE NAHRO and NAHRO and permitting duplication/publication thereof.  Asigned Photo Release form,  All contestants are asked to provide a narrative (100 words or less) on the inspiration, vision and importance of their poster design.  Please make sure that all three of these forms are completed and stapled to the poster.  All Forms are in packet and can be downloaded by clicking 2020 Poster Contest.

Submission of Posters to DE NAHRO

All posters, narrative and application/release forms must be submitted to DE NAHRO by May 4th.  Please check that all forms are completed including the Property Information at the bottom of the application/release form.  Posters can be delivered to the following locations:

Sussex County – Brandy Nauman – Sussex County CD&H, 22215 DuPont Blvd., Georgetown, 19947

Kent County – Tracey Harvey, City of Dover, 15 E. Loockerman Street, Dover 19901

New Castle County – Carrie Casey, New Castle County CD&H, 77 Read’s Way, New Castle 19720

City of Wilmington – Wilmington Housing Authority, 400 N. Walnut Street, Wilmington 19801

Posters can be sent UPS/FedEx to Brandy Nauman at the Sussex County address or be picked up by calling Brandy Nauman at 302-855-7779

Provisions such as paper, markers, crayons can be provided if needed.  Please call Brandy Nauman at 302-855-7779 for details.

The guidelines and all of the required forms are available by clicking 2020 Poster Contest


Entry Rules and Forms

What Home Means to Me

DE NAHRO Poster Contest

As part of NAHRO’s Housing America Campaign, a poster contest is held each year for children residing in affordable housing and community development owned or administered sites.  The theme this year is “What Home Means to Me”

Entry Rules 

  • Theme – “What Home Means to Me”
  • Size Paper – Posters must be 22″ x 28″ in horizontal direction (Poster Size)
  • Media – Contestant may use any art media such as marker, crayon, paint, collage, or colored pencils.  (Please consider that posters will need to be packaged, mailed, and reproduced when selecting media)
  • All contestants must sign a release making their entry the property of DE NAHRO and NAHRO and permitting duplication/publication thereof.  Form is attached.
  • All contestants must write an essay (100 words or less) about their poster.  Form is attached.
  • All Posters must be submitted to their Apartment Property Manager by April 29, 2020 with name, age and address written in pencil on the back of the Poster.

Eligibility & Selection

Top 3 winners in each age category will be recognized.

  • 1st Place – $100 gift card, blue ribbon and submission to NAHRO to compete in National Poster contest
  • 2nd Place – $50 gift card and red ribbon
  • 3rd Place – $25 gift card and yellow ribbon
  • All contestants will receive a certificate of participation

Age Categories

  • Elementary – K to 5th grade
  • Middle – 6th to 8th grade
  • High – 9th to 12th grade

Application/Release Form

Name of Applicant/artist:_____________________________________________

Address:________________________________________________________

City:_____________________________________State________Zip_________

Name of Apartment/Community Complex:_______________________________

Age Category: (___) Elementary K-5      (___) Middle 6-8       (___) High 9-12

Name of Parent or Guardian:__________________________________________________________ (Reguired if applicant is under 18 years of age)                                   Date:__________________

Conditions of Submission:

Applicant and parent or guardian understand and agree that upon submission of the applicant’s poster, the poster will become the sole property of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) and the Delaware Chapter of the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (DE NAHRO).  NAHRO and DE NAHRO shall have exclusive and full rights to copy, reproduce and distribute the poster in connection with its poster calendar and may retain the original of any poster.  Posters will not be returned to applicant or Parent/Guardian.  Applicant, and parent or guardian, for and on behalf of applicant, hereby release and discharge NAHRO and DE NAHRO and any and all Regional Councils, State Chapters or other affiliates of NAHRO from any and all liabilities, suits, claims or actions, including without limitation any claim to payment or compensation, in connection with NAHRO or DE NAHRO’s possession, use, copying, reproduction, and/or distribution of the applicant’s poster.

By signing this application/release below, applicant, and any parent of guardian signing on applicant’s behalf, hereby indicate agreement to the conditions stated above.  Any person signing as guardian further represents that he or she is fully and lawfully empowered to act as guardian for the applicant.

Signature of Applicant:__________________________________________

Signature of Parent/Guardian:____________________________________

Property Information to be completed by Property Manager or Agency/Authority Representative:

Property Manager’s Name:____________________________________________

Phone #_____________________ E-mail_________________________________

Name of Housing Agency/Property Owner:_______________________________

Affordable housing type (circle all that apply):   CDBG funded         LIHTC     HOME funded         Public Housing         Section 8         Farmers Home

 

 “What Home Means to Me”

Poster Contest 

Please write a short paragraph (100 words or less) explaining your poster

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