Art Contest Entry Form


Name, Age

Address, City, State, Zip

Email Address, Daytime Phone #

Teacher’s Name (If sending through school)

School Name and Address

Please tell us about your favorite fossil from a National Park:




Signature below affirms review and agreement with all contest rules.

Signature (of parent or guardian if entrant is under 18), Date

Eligibility: Contest is open to any interested person of any age. Contestants must be United States residents.

Deadline: All submissions must be received by mail by 5 p.m. EST,
Friday, October 4th, 2024.

Recognition: One winning submission will be chosen for each age group. All finalists’ entries will be posted to the National Fossil Day website.

Judging: Artwork will be judged by a panel of scientists on presentation, quality originality, creativity, and relevance to and incorporation of the National Fossil Day Art Contest theme.

Other Rules: By submitting an entry, the entrant agrees to allow the National Fossil Day partners to use his or her name to post on the National Fossil Day website, without compensation unless prohibited. All entries and all rights of ownership in and to the entries, including all rights to use, reproduce, publish, modify, edit, and distribute the same will become the exclusive property of National Fossil Day partners and will not be returned. The National Fossil Day planning committee reserves the right to edit, modify, copyright, publish, use, and reproduce any and all entries without further compensation. The National Fossil Day planning committee, its agents and contractor, are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, or postage-due entries. Contest void where prohibited or restricted by law.

Submit Entries To:

National Fossil Day Art Contest
c/o Vincent L. Santucci
370 Montclair Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Last updated: February 12, 2024