Sugar Rush Poster Contest Application

We are looking for one design from a student in the local community to create our 2021 event poster.  This design will be screen-printed LIVE on hundreds of posters as a commemorative giveaway at Sugar Hill’s annual Sugar Rush Festival in  October 2021! The lucky winner will also receive a $150 cash Grand Prize

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  • Contest is open to all middle and high school students in the Sugar Hill area – including the North Gwinnett HS, North Gwinnett MS, Lanier HS, Lanier MS, Homeschool, and residents attending other HS and Middle Schools in the area.

  • Submission Deadline is September 10th 2021.

  • The design should be poster size: 11” x 14”

  • Poster design must include the words “Sugar Rush 2021” and may also include (but not required or limited to) words or pictures representing the City, or other Sugar Rush activities: Juried Art Show, Live Performances, Doodle Wall, Screen Printing, Art Scavenger Hunt, Food Trucks

  • Design must be 1-color and easily translated to screen print. Thick, black marker-line drawing suggested.

  • All submissions must include application guide with: Artist Name, Age, School, Grade and Contact Information/Parent’s telephone and email address.

  • Each artist may submit up to 3 entries.

  • Submissions may be sent by email, postal service, or hand delivery.


Sugar Hill Arts Commission
Attention: Nicole Klein/Planning Department
5039 W. Broad Street
Sugar Hill, GA 30518
Tel: 770-945-6734 (ext. 1212)


Please include the subject “Poster Contest” and email to


The Sugar Hill Arts Commission does not assume responsibility for entries. Entries will not be returned unless artist provides a self-addressed stamped envelope and requests to have their design(s) returned. Adequate postage required. 

I have read and fully understand and will comply with the rules and conditions of this contest. I understand that if my entry is selected as the winner I relinquish all claims to any and all copyrights, royalties and other benefits derived from the sale or reproduction of this work, other than the prize awarded the winning entry.