Wild & Scenic Film Festival Poster Contest

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Wild & Scenic Film Festival Poster Contest

Wild and Scenic Film Festival is searching for an artist who can design original artwork which can be used as collateral for all their posters, programs, postcards, flyers, merchandise, website, etc. for the 20th annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival. To participate in the contest, the candidate has to submit a piece of art that should revolve around the environmental and activism theme that reflects the Wild and Scenic brand. The artwork should relate to water and the 2022 theme “Currents of Hope”. For gaining the basic idea the participants can have a look at the previous year poster designs. Everyone is invited to submit their piece of work without any age bars. The submission should be in 2-Dimensional form and should be submitted in JPG or PDF file type.

This is a great chance for budding artists to showcase their talent to the wide public. This is the first step towards your dream. The platform can be very successfully used to present your creativity to the world. The winning recipient will get a reward of $350 and two free passes to the very fascinating event which no one ever wants to miss. You can grab this opportunity in your favour and prove your innovative skills to the world. The event has a reach of about 85,000 people in front of whom you can show your talent. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity. To Participate and Win. Best Wishes!

Wild & Scenic Film Festival aims to promote environmental activism and inspire a love for nature through film. This is the largest fundraiser for the South Yuba River Citizens League. Their 5-day flagship festival is held annually in Nevada City and Grass Valley, California, featuring more than a hundred films, family-friendly programs, art exhibitions, parties and many more. World & Scenic Film Festival is working actively to protect and restore important places in their community.

Brief Description

Refer to the table below for further details:

Organization Wild and Scenic Film Festival
Educational Level N/A
Subjects N/A
Amount $350 and two free passes
Access mode Online
Number of Awards 1
City Nevada City
Nationality Domestic
Country USA
Application Deadline July 30, 2021
Application fees N/A
Requirements An original artwork

Who is Eligible?

Everyone is eligible to take part in the poster contest organized by Wild and Scenic Film Festival for their annual 2022 event. To take part, the artist has to submit a 2-D original artwork with the focus lying on environmental activism themes. The winning design would be used as the poster, postcard, for the promotion of the flagship event.

How to Apply?

To take part in the contest, the participant has to fulfil the stated criteria:

  1. A 2-Dimensional original artwork needs to be submitted.
  2. Artwork should relate to water and the 2022 theme “Currents of Hope”
  3. Artwork should leave approx. 2-inch gap for WSFF logo and “20th Annual” at the top.
  4. Artwork should be 11” width and 17’ Height High resolution 300 Dpi with either 4” gap at the bottom to include major details of the event.
  5. All the submission should be in .pdf or .jpg format. Please label your submission as the Last name_title.jpg.
  6. A note needs to be written about your piece, as to how it relates to 2022theme of ‘Currents of Hope’.


By participating in this contest, you will be able to showcase your talent at an event that hosts 8000 attendees. Also, when the event hits the roads, it has a wide audience of about 80,000 people. There will be no better opportunity than this for all those candidates who want to pursue their career in this field of creativity and innovation. Also, you’ll get two free passes to this exclusive event along with the monetary award of $350.

Application Deadline

The last date to submit your artwork is 5:00 p.m. (PST) on June 30, 2021. All the artwork submitted after the deadline will be rejected by default.

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