Poster and Essay Contest

About the Contest

The annual Dublin Pride Week Poster & Essay Contests is open to all K-12 students in Dublin. These contests are a project of the Dublin Pride Week Committee and the General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) Dublin/San Ramon chapter. All Dublin students in grades K-12 were encouraged to participate.

2024 Theme: 

The theme of this year's contest will be published on March 1, 2024.

Essay Contest Details

  • The essay may be a maximum of 250 words for grades K-3.
  • The essay may be a maximum of 500 words for grades 4-12.
  • The essay may be hand written or computer generated.
  • Each essay must include:
    1. Student’s First and Last Name
    2. School Name
    3. Teacher Name 
    4. Grade
    5. Student/Guardian Contact Info (Name, Email, Phone)

Poster Contest Details

  • Maximum Poster Size is 11x17.
  • Entry Categories are K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8, and 9-12.
  • Must be an original drawing.  No traced pictures.
  • Poster must include:
    1. Student’s First and Last Name
    2. School Name
    3. Teacher Name 
    4. Grade
    5. Student/Guardian Contact Info (Name, Email, Phone)

Prizes

  • Grand Prize Winner will receive a $100 gift certificate.
  • 1st Prize winner in each entry level will receive a $25 gift certificate.
  • 2nd Prize winner in each entry level will receive a $15 gift certificate. 
  • Winners will be posted in the Dublin Civic Center during the month of June.
  • All Prize winners will be recognized at a Dublin City Council Meeting in June 2024.


2023 Poster and Essay Contest Winners

The theme for 2023 was Dublin: Strong Together"

posters - 2023

Poster and Essay Winners for 2023, 1st & 2nd place winners by age category