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2022 HAWAI‘I ARCHAEOLOGY WEEK
Youth Poster Design Contest

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all Hawai‘i students through Grade 12 or any Hawai‘i resident under 19 years of age.

ENTRY MUST BE RECEIVED BY SEPTEMBER 19, 2022 and must include the permission form downloaded here:

POSTER TITLE [required]

HAWAI‘I ARCHAEOLOGY WEEK
 September 26 — October 2, 2022

CONFERENCE SPONSOR INFO [required]

Society for Hawaiian Archaeology
HawaiianArchaeology.org

THEME

Preserving and Sharing the History of Hawai‘i through Archaeology

FORMAT

18 x 24 inches poster with a portrait or landscape orientation. Minimum resolution for scanned entries is 2700 by 3600 dpi.

CRITERIA

The winning design will be selected based on originality, composition, and relevance to theme.

1st Place Winning Poster Design

  • Poster showcased throughout Hawaiʻi during Archaeology Week
  • $100 Nā Mea Hawai‘i gift certificate (https://www.nameahawaii.com/)
  • family admission to local museum
  • Printed copy of poster

4 Runner Up Posters

  • Will be showcased

SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY

email to:
posters@hawaiianarchaeology.org

or mail to:
Society for Hawaiian Archaeology (SHA)
P.O. Box 22458
Honolulu, HI 96823-2458

INSPIRATION / IDEAS

Your favorite archaeological site, artifact, mo‘olelo, or wahi kūpuna. Combine images (photos, hand drawings, and/or digital images) and written words to share the story of your chosen topic. Research your topic by talking to community members, and by exploring books and the internet. Here are a few websites to start your journey:

To see last year’s winners visit 

Feel free to email conferences@hawaiianarchaeology.org for questions on specific topics.