Reach for PEACE Reflection Contest
What is peace and why does it matter?
Join us in reflecting on PEACE!
Our Grand Prize is a 25in tall casting of the stunning “PEACE” sculpture, worth $2,500!
There will also be runner-up prizes for 2nd and 3rd place, and prizes for each age group winner.
-What does 'peace' mean to you? Why does it matter?
We are looking for essays that are original, inspirational, and that align with the mission of the Geller Center. To learn more about the Geller Center’s mission, please visit our About Page. Let your creative light shine onto the page!
-Entrance fee is $25
-We will only consider essays that fall into the range of 500-1000 words.
-The Geller Center reserves the right to publish submissions (partial or in entirety) on our E-newsletter, blog, Facebook page, and/or in collection of reflections. If we decide to publish your essay, we will credit you. All other publishing rights are retained by the author.
-All judging decisions are final.
-No contest entry fees will be returned.
-By submitting an essay and entry fee, you are agreeing to all contest rules.
One Grand Prize, 2nd and 3rd prize winners will be chosen from all essay submissions, but each age bracket will have its own winner.
-Under 13 (Must have permission from parent or guardian)
-13-17 (Also with permission)
- June 20, 2015 - Contest opens for submissions
- August 20, 2015 - Contest closes for submissions
- September 12, 2015 - Winners will be announced, and prizes awarded at our annual Xaniscape Music Festival. If winning contestants are not present, we will arrange pick-up or shipping with winners.
-Submit essay with your name, age (parent permission if necessary), phone number, e-mail address, and location (town/city)
-We welcome submissions in person, by mail and online.
-In Person: please bring your submission and fee (cash or check to The Geller Center) during Geller Center office hours (Mon-Thurs 12pm-5pm)
-By Mail: please mail your submission and a check made payable to The Geller Center to The Geller Center, 629 South Howes St., Fort Collins, CO 80521
-Online: Please email your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org, and pay by credit card or paypal at ColoradoGives: https://www.coloradogives.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation&fwID=27790. Be sure to put the contestant name in the comments section!