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BTC Youth Council hosts T-shirt design contest

Want to see your design on the next BTC T-shirt?

Calling all designers and Bruce Trail lovers under 25: The Bruce Trail Conservancy Youth Council is now accepting submissions for the Youth T-Shirt Design Contest 2022. Whether you're passionate about the Trail or enjoy creating designs, this is your opportunity to see your Bruce Trail-inspired artwork on the next t-shirt to be sold in our Store. This is your chance to show off your skills while also raising money for the Bruce Trail Conservancy. And you can take home shirts for yourself and friends and family! 

Contest Prizes:

1st place: 10 t-shirts featuring your design.
2nd & 3rd place: a BTC Hydroflask water bottle.

Design Requirements:

  • Please do not include the Bruce Trail Conservancy logo as it will be added to the short elsewhere by the BTC.
  • Design must be related to the terrain, landscapes, flora, or fauna along the Bruce Trail.
  • Placement of design (ie. back, front) will be the choice of the designer. Please indicate where you would like the design to go in your submission.
  • Design size is up to the designer, but must be in 200 PPI (high quality).
  • Accepted file formats: .png, .jpg, or .pdf.
  • Designs can use up to two colours and incorporate a t-shirt colour of the designer's choice.
  • Design can be created on an 8.5 x 11 inch piece of paper (digitally or by hand).
  • T-shirt to be a short-sleeve shirt.

Rules & Regulations:

  • No purchase necessary.
  • Open to anyone aged 25 and under (if you are under the age of 18, the design must be submitted by a parent or guardian).
  • Only 1 design may be submitted.
  • Designers do not need to be a member of the Bruce Trail Conservancy to submit a design.
  • The winners will be contacted directly once the contest closes. 
  • Personal information will not be shared.
  • The contest is open to all Canadian residents (excluding Quebec).
  • All entries must be original creations of the contestant, designs must not have been previously published and must not contain profanity, trademarks, logos, or copyrighted works of any other person or business.
  • The winning designer may display their own design in a portfolio or personal collection but may not sell or reproduce the design for any other purpose once submitted to the contest.
  • Please include your name in the file name.
  • The winning design will be chosen by the BTC Youth Council.

Contest closes April 29, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. EST

Submit your design via Google Form here: https://forms.gle/5kZTkf5XL3n1X8cW7