Doyon Limited

09/14/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/14/2017 00:56

Doyon Youth Holiday Artwork Contest Deadline Nears: October 9

Doyon Youth Holiday Artwork Contest Deadline Nears: October 9

Doyon, Limited is currently accepting artwork submissions for the 2017 youth holiday artwork contest. The deadline to submit artwork and an application is Monday, October 9, 2017, at 5 p.m. AKDT.

Winners will be selected and notified via telephone by Friday, October 13. The grand prize winner will have their artwork featured on the 2017 Doyon holiday card and will also receive a 16 GB engraved iPad mini. The second-place winner will receive art supplies and a $50 gift card, and the third-place winner will receive art supplies.

The holiday artwork contest is open to Doyon shareholders and shareholder direct descendants between the ages of 5 - 17. Please note the submission requirements:

  • Artwork must be original.
  • Submissions may be painted, hand-drawn, photography or digital.
  • Photographs must be submitted as a high-resolution JPEG, with a minimum of 300 dpi.
  • Digital artwork must be submitted as a PDF, with a minimum of 300 dpi.
  • Submissions should feature a holiday theme and represent Doyon's mission and values, which can be found on the Doyon website.

A completed application, including parent/guardian signature, must be submitted with the artwork. The application/permission form and official rules are available on the contest webpage. Doyon must receive all entries by 5 p.m. AKDT on Monday, October 9.

Materials may be emailed to [email protected], or mailed or hand-delivered to Doyon, Limited, Attention: Holiday Artwork Contest, 1 Doyon Place, Suite 300, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701.

Last year, 11-year-old Lena Layland of Cantwell, Alaska won the contest with her multi-themed circular design, created using colored pencils.

For more information, official contest rules or to obtain a permission form/application, please download the form or contact the Doyon communications department at [email protected], 375-4209 (in Anchorage) or 1-888-478-4755 (toll-free).