STUDENT POSTER CONTEST DEADLINE: Dec. 16
The deadline for the annual Ohio River Sweep Poster Contest is
December 16, 2016. Students in grades K-12 are invited to design a poster for the annual Ohio River Sweep in 2017.
The Ohio River Sweep is a one-day cleanup project for the Ohio River and its tributaries. The volunteer event creates awareness of water quality problems caused by litter and illegal dumping. The 28th annual Ohio River Sweep will be held Saturday, June 17, 2017.
The annual poster contest is held in conjunction with the Ohio River Sweep.
Posters submitted for this contest should encourage volunteer participation. The poster contest is open to students living in or attending schools in counties which border the Ohio River or counties which participate in the Ohio River Sweep.
Fifteen prizes will be awarded: two $500 prizes and 13 $50 prizes.