April 3, 2015

Create an original poster
with an anti-drug message
for a chance to win!
Winner in
each age
category
wins a
Lots of chances
to win!
$25 Amazon
gift card
Deadline
April 3,, 2015
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See page 2 for contest guidelines
or online at matforce.org
Questions? Contact
MATFORCE
Scott Reed @ YCSO
[email protected] [email protected]
(928) 708-0100
(928) 777-7253
2015 Poster Contest Guidelines
The 2015 MATFORCE Poster Contest is open to all Yavapai County children ages five (5) to
eighteen (18) years old.
• The poster shall be an ORIGINAL creation of the submitter.
• The main focus of the poster must be an anti-drug message.
• For more information about substance abuse visit matforce.org.
DEADLINE and SUBMISSION:
All poster submissions must be received by the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office or MATFORCE no
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later than Friday, April 3 at 3:00 PM. Posters received after this date will not be eligible for the
contest. Questions should be directed to Scott Reed at (928) 777-7253 or [email protected] or
MATFORCE at (928) 708-0100 or [email protected]
SIZE:
Posters shall be no smaller than 8 ½ X 11 inches or no larger than 14 X 18 inches. (All posters must
be submitted electronically or on paper. No canvas please.)
SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
All posters must have the following written on the back:
• Artist’s full name (first and last)
• Age
• Organization (school, club, association or home school)
• Contact phone number
• Posters without the proper contact information will NOT be entered into the contest
• Poster submissions can be made directly to the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office (for a list of
Sheriff's Office substations, go to www.ycsoaz.gov). Or posters can be mailed to
MATFORCE at
8056 E. Valley Road, Suite B, Prescott Valley, AZ 86314.
JUDGING and PRIZES:
Two overall winning posters will be selected from two grade categories (K-6 and 7-12) by a panel of
judges.
• Grand Prize: Both grand prize winners will receive $250 each. The overall winning posters
will be printed and used in official MATFORCE advertising, which may include printed
posters, advertising inserts, website publication and local or state media release. All prize
winners agree to allow MATFORCE to use his or her name and likeness, as well as the
poster submission in all media releases and advertisements.
• Other Prizes: A winning poster will be selected from each of the following age categories:
Age 5 and 6
Age 7 and 8
Age 9 and 10
Age 11 and 12
Age 13 and 14
Age 15 and 16
Age 17 and 18
• The winner in each age bracket will receive a $25 Amazon gift card. The winners agree to
allow MATFORCE to publish and display their name and poster in press releases and other
MATFORCE events.
• Honorable mention winners will receive a $10 Amazon gift card. The winners agree to allow
MATFORCE to publish and display their name and poster in press releases and other
MATFORCE events.