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.
“HAWAI‘I ARCHAEOLOGY WEEK,
SEPTEMBER 26 — OCTOBER 2, 2022” [required]
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.
PRIZES: 1st Place – poster showcased throughout Hawaiʻi during Archaeology Week, $100 Nā Mea Hawai‘i gift certificate (https://www.nameahawaii.com/), family admission to local museum, and printed copy of poster. Four runner-up posters will also be showcased.
EMAIL ENTRY TO: firstname.lastname@example.org
OR MAIL ENTRY TO:
Society for Hawaiian Archaeology (SHA)
P.O. Box 22458
Honolulu, HI 96823-2458
***ENTRY MUST BE RECEIVED BY SEPTEMBER 10, 2022, with the permission form downloaded at https://hawaiianarchaeology.org/2022-archaeology-week/
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 (we have included a few websites to start your journey). To see last year’s winners visit https://hawaiianarchaeology.org/2021/10/02/winner-and-finalists-of-the-archaeology-week-youth-poster-design/. Feel free to email email@example.com for questions on specific topics.
SPONSORED BY: Society for Hawaiian Archaeology