September 13 – October 11, 2021
All entries should be submitted online by October 11th. Download the entry form, opens a new window.
- Only children ages 2-18 can submit artwork.
- The entry form must be submitted as a scanned PDF in landscape format.
- Only original artwork will be considered. No copyright or registered images will be considered.
- Participants can only submit ONE entry.
Frequently Asked Questions
Where can I get my entry form?
The entry form is available online only. You can download the form here, opens a new window. If you choose to print the form, please print it in landscape. Entry forms printed in portrait will not be considered.
How can I submit my entry?
Entries can be submitted as a PDF online using the form below. Entries will not be accepted at the library. To submit your entry please scan and upload the PDF using the form below. A scanner is available on the first floor of the library, if needed.
How are winners chosen?
Our elementary librarian will narrow down the entries to a group of finalists that the library staff will have an opportunity to vote on for one week. Two winners will be chosen from each of the age groups.
What are the prizes?
Winners will be able to select one book from a list of available titles and will receive copies of their bookmark to hand out to friends and family.
Can I get my bookmark back?
Once the bookmark is submitted to us, we cannot return it. Since all entries must be submitted through our website, you will be able to retain the physical copy.
How/when will I be notified if I’ve won?
The library will only contact winning designers through email or through your teacher. Winners will be notified by November 1, 2021. If you are not selected as a winner, you will NOT be notified.
How many bookmarks can I submit?
Participants can submit only ONE entry into the bookmark contest.
The Bookmark Contest for 2021 has ended. Please look for the next Bookmark Contest in October 2022.