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"What Home Means To Me" Poster Contest - FAHRO State Competition
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As part of NAHRO's Housing America campaign, a poster contest is held each year for children residing in affordable housing and community developments owned or administered by NAHRO member agencies. Posters reflect the national theme of “What Home Means to Me.” The contest is a collaborative effort of NAHRO’s chapter/state, regional, and national organizations. National honorees are selected from chapter/state-level winning entries.

When: Thursday, May 31, 2018
Where: United States
Contact: Mysti Mims

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“What Home Means to Me” Poster Contest: Entry Rules

Submission Deadline: May 31, 2018



Poster Specifications:

• Theme - "What Home Means to Me"

• Size – All posters must be 22” x 28” to be considered for national judging.

• Media - Contestant may use any art media (marker, crayon, paint, collage, textiles, etc.), but please consider that posters will need to be packaged, mailed and reproduced.

• All entries must be mailed flat.

• All contestants must sign a release making their entry the property of NAHRO and permitting duplication/publication thereof. The release should be secured to the back of the entry.

• All contestants are asked to provide a short narrative on the inspiration, vision and importance of their poster design. The narrative should be secured on the back of the entry.

• Contestants name, grade level and housing authority must be written on the back of the each poster entry in addition to being listed on the release form also attached to the entry.

• FAHRO assumes no responsibility for, nor will it be able to commit to returning any submissions.

Eligibility and Selection Categories:

Contest participation is open to all children residing in affordable housing assisted directly or supported under community development and affordable housing programs administered by a FAHRO member authority (i.e., public or Section 8-assisted housing CDBG, HOME, LIHTC).

Submission must be created by only one person. Entries created by two or more people will not be accepted.

Age Categories:

Elementary - K to 5th grade;

Middle - 6th to 8th grade;

High – 9th to 12th grade


Deliver All Submissions by May 31, 2018 to:

Florida Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials
ATTN: "What Housing Means to Me" Poster Contest
1390 Timberlane Road
Tallahassee, Florida 32312


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