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The winning design will be reproduced as a special limited edition library card and made available at all Miami‑Dade Public Library System locations. Prizes will be awarded!
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Contest Entry Rules
- Theme: Library of the Future
- Participants must be 13 to 19 years of age and hold or obtain a Miami-Dade Public Library System library card. Don’t have a card? Visit ecard.mdpls.org to sign up and receive one via email.
- All artwork must be the original work of the participant and can be created digitally or by hand.
- Limit one entry per participant.
- A copy of your entry must be submitted electronically to [email protected] by midnight September 26 in JPEG or PDF format and must be no larger than 2mb.
- The email submitted must contain the entrant’s name, address, phone number, email, branch, school (if applicable), and the following language for electronic certification:
- "I certify that the design submitted is mine and is completely original and does not violate any copyright laws. I grant the Miami-Dade Public Library System (MDPLS) permission to use my name, creative work and visual image in its publications without recourse."
- Entries will be judged by library staff based on originality and best interpretation of the theme.
- The winning entry and runners-up will be asked to provide their original artwork. If original artwork is not available, your entry will be disqualified. The winner and runners-up will be contacted with submittal instructions.
- The winner and runners-up will be announced during Teentober in October 2020 and receive a prize. The winning design will be reproduced as a special limited edition library card and made available at all Miami-Dade Public Library System locations.
- All entries become the property of the Miami-Dade Public Library System.
- Employees of MDPLS are not eligible to participate.