The Art Institute of Tampa announces call for entries for 10th annual Poster Design Competition
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High school seniors and high school graduates challenged to design poster expressing competition’s theme: “You Can Create Tomorrow”
[Tampa, FL – Nov 29, 2012] – The Art Institute of Tampa, a branch of Miami International University of Art & Design and Americans for the Arts, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education, announced today that entries for the 2013 Poster Design Competition will be accepted through January 31, 2013. This year’s competition challenges high school seniors and high school graduates from the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico to design a poster that best expresses the Competition’s theme “You Can Create Tomorrow.”
Contestants will compete in two different categories: (i) high school senior or (ii) high school graduate/adult. Local winners in the high school senior category will earn up to a $3000 tuition scholarship and local winners in the high school graduate/adult category will earn a $1000 scholarship to attend The Art Institute school they represent in the competition. The first place winner in each category will progress to the national competition. Winners of the national competition in the high school senior category will earn up to a full tuition scholarship and the winner in the high school senior/graduate category will earn a $10,000 tuition scholarship to study at one of the more than 50 Art Institutes schools.
“We are so impressed by the kind of talent and enthusiasm exhibited by these young artists who we are confident will create a unique and better tomorrow,” said Louise Stienkeoway, campus president of The Art Institute of Tampa. “We are honored to highlight their talent and to assist them in reaching their academic goals.”
To see the full entry requirements and learn more about The Art Institutes and Americans for the Arts Poster Design Competition, visit www.AiCompetitions.com/poster,
The Art Institute of Tampa is part of The Art Institutes (www.artinstitutes.edu), a system of more than 50 schools located throughout North America. The Art Institutes schools provide an important source of education for design, media arts, fashion and culinary professionals. Several institutions of The Art Institutes system are campuses of South University or Argosy University. See aiprograms.info for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.
Americans for the Arts is the leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts and arts education in America. With offices in Washington, D.C. and New York City, it has a record of more than 50 years of service. Americans for the Arts is dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the arts. Additional information is available at http://www.americansforthearts.org/.