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2020 JOSTENS U.S. PHOTO CONTEST

Enter and you could have your photo published and win up to $1000 and more!*

Upload photos any time between October 1, 2019 - March 1, 2020.

To be eligible for the contest, each photo will need a model release form signed by anyone who is personally and substantially identifiable in the photo. Please use the same file name for both your photo and the release form. 

Examples:
YearbookLadder.jpg
YearbookLadder_ModelReleaseForm

To submit a photo, click here.

U.S. Release Form - must be signed by all recognizable people.

To be eligible for the photo contest, each photo requires a model release form, including landscape photos and illustrations. Please use the same file name for both your photo and the release form. For any photo that does not include an identifiable person, please submit a release form with the top section filled out. Remember to download the U.S. Release Form so you have it ready when you want to submit your entry. 

U.S. CONTEST CATEGORIES
Entrants may submit up to three photos per category:

// ACADEMICS & COMMUNITY SERVICE
Show students learning, in or out of the classroom.

// GRADUATION
Capture the emotion, color and vibrancy of graduation day. Photos can be from the 2019 graduation as long as the photographer is enrolled in high school for the 2019-2020 school year.

// LANDSCAPE
Landscape photography shows spaces within the world, sometimes vast and unending, but other times microscopic. Landscape photographs typically capture the presence of nature but can also focus on man-made features or disturbances of landscapes.

// PHOTO ILLUSTRATION & MANIPULATION
Photos in this category can be posed or electronically enhanced to illustrate a topic or idea. Examples of electronic enhancement include using filters, altering colors, adding/removing objects or people or combining photos.

// PORTRAIT
Capture facial qualities, expression or mood and environment of your subject as the main focus.

// SPORTS: ATHLETES IN ACTION
Wherever they are, we’re looking for athletes in action.

// SPORTS: SIDELINES & SCHOOL SPIRIT
Show moments that capture school pride in all its forms.

// STUDENT LIFE & TRADITIONS
Capture student life in a way that showcases school culture and tradition.

// YEARBOOKERS IN ACTION
Go behind the scenes and capture the making of the yearbook. Photos of staff selling yearbooks, engaging in team building activities and traveling to workshops, in addition to working in the classroom, are all welcomed.

// MIDDLE SCHOOL CATEGORY
Entries on any school-related topic must be taken by a middle school or junior high student of at least 13 years of age. Entrants may submit up to three photos in this category.

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia and are a current middle school, junior high school or high school student. All entrants must also be 13 years of age or older. Anyone between the ages of 13 and 17 or who is under the age of majority in their state of residence (a "Minor") must obtain the permission of his or her parent or legal guardian to enter. Entrants who are high school students may enter in all categories except the "Middle School & Junior High" category. Entrants who are middle school or junior high school students may only enter in the "Middle School & Junior High" category. 

The 2020 Photo Contest begins at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time on Monday, October 1, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on Sunday, March 1, 2020. 

Sponsored by Jostens, Inc. 


2020 JOSTENS CANADA PHOTO CONTEST

Enter and you could have your photo published and win up to $1000 and more!*

Upload photos any time between October 1, 2019 - March 1, 2020. 

To be eligible for the contest, each photo will need a model release form signed by anyone who is personally and substantially identifiable in the photo. Remember to download the Canada Release Form so you have it ready when you want to submit your entry. 

To submit a photo, click here.

Canada Release Form - must be signed by all recognizable people.

CANADA CONTEST CATEGORIES
Entrants may submit up to three photos per category:

// STUDENT LIFE
Captures student life in a way that showcases school culture, pride, and traditions. From capturing the emotion and vibrancy of graduation day to the intensity of an all night study session, this category involves all things students! Examples include: in and out of class learning, graduation, community involvement, school musicals, dances, band performances and much more!

// OPEN/CREATIVE
This category is only limited to the imagination of the photographer and includes photos that have been artistically/digitally enhanced. Photos in this category can be posed or electronically enhanced to illustrate a topic or idea. Examples of electronic enhancement include using filters, altering colours, adding/removing objects or people or combining photos.

// SPORTS
From the winning buzzer beater shot to emotional sideline reactions and everything sports in between. This category captures the action of the big game and school spirit in all its forms.

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of the provinces or territories of Canada (excluding Quebec) who are 13 years of age or older and who are current middle school, junior high or high school students as of the date of entry. Anyone between the ages of 13 and 17 or who is under the age of majority in their province or territory of residence (a "Minor") must obatin the permission of his or her parent or legal guardian to enter.

The 2020 Photo Contest begins at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time on Monday, October 1, 2019 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on Sunday, March 1, 2020. 

Sponsored by Jostens, Inc. 

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