Poster Contest

The National Conservation Poster Contest is open to K-12th grade students. Artwork entered into the national competition must have been judged in a local or area conservation district sponsored poster contest and a state/territory conservation association or state auxiliary sponsored contest.

Poster Contest One Water logo

Posters are due: August 23, 2023

Entries accepted from students in grades K-12 who are residents of Gloucester, Mathews, and Middlesex.

Posters may range in size, but must not exceed 11×17″. Posters must have “One Water” written on the front of the poster to be eligible to compete at the State or National Level. All types of media may be used to create a flat or two-dimensional artwork. A digital artwork competition category is open for 7-12th grade entries only.

Up to 5 local winners, one from each age group will receive a $25.00 Wal-Mart gift card compliments of Tidewater SWCD!

All entries are due to the Tidewater Soil and Water Conservation District in Gloucester by August 23, 2023.  Entries may be hand delivered to 6969 Fox Hunt Ln. in Gloucester, mailed to TSWCD P.O. Box 677 Gloucester, VA 23061 or emailed to in JPG format.

Hand-Drawn Poster Entry Rules

Digital Poster Entry Rules (7th-12th Grade)

Questions contact: LaVerne Calhoun

Tidewater Soil and Water Conservation District

Address: PO Box 677

Gloucester, VA 23061

Phone:  804-699-3482


Local Poster Entry Form

VASWCD Additional Information

2020 Poster Contest Winners - Louisa and August Goodrich (Custom)

2022 Poster Contest Winner Kayla Walden from Middlesex Elementary School