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"You can make a difference"
34th Annual Poster Contest for High School Students

1st Place - Mattelyn Hall-Groesbeck High School in Groesbeck, Texas

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2nd Place - Chelsea Parada-Mount Paran Christian School in Kennesaw, GA

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3rd Place -  Ava Ferrara, Ridge Point High School, Missouri City, Texas.

Honorable Mentions

  1. Michelle Alcantar-Ridge Point High School in Missouri City, TX

  2. Katie Fu-Woodbridge Academy Magnet School in Woodbridge, New Jersey

  3. Amanda L. Gonzalez-Chaminade Madonna College Preparatory in Hollywood Hills, FL

  4. Camila Hernandez-Gompers Preparatory Academy in San Diego, CA

  5. Alyson Jackson-Ridge Point High School in Missouri City, TX

  6. Corbyn Loftin-Ingram Tom Moore High School in Ingram, TX

  7. Marieth Briceno Ramos-Ridge Point High School in Missouri City, TX

  8. Katelyn Slaveski- Duncan U Fletcher High School in Neptune Beach, FL

  9. Elizabeth Tillman-Fairbanks High School in Milford Center, OH

  10. Gabriel Varner-Ohio Connections Academy in Mason, OH

High school students (Only students living in United States are eligible to enter) in grades 9 through 12 are invited to enter our 34th Annual Poster Contest for High School Students by creating a poster interpreting the theme "You Can Make a Difference".

Contest is NOW CLOSED, read contest rules below and Good Luck!


  • First Prize - $1,000

  • Second Prize - $500

  • Third Prize - $250

  • Up to five Honorable Mentions of $100 each


How to enter High School Poster Contest:

  • If you digitally created your poster, please submit it online below as a .jpg file.

  • If you draw, paint or hand make your poster please mail to:

High School Poster Contest 

THE CHRISTOPHERS, 5 Hanover Square, 22nd Floor New York, NY 10004

  • Any questions, please contact Youth Coordinator Sarah E. Holinski @

  • Entries must be postmarked by February 16, 2024


COMING SOON the 35th Annual Poster Contest........


SEND ENTRIES TO: High School Poster Contest

THE CHRISTOPHERS, 5 Hanover Square, 22nd Floor New York, NY 10004

FOR MORE INFORMATION: • 888-298-4050


*Note: If you have a digitally created poster, please submit online 

  • Posters must include the statement “You can make a difference” and illustrate the idea that one person can change the world for the better.

  •  Each poster must be the work of one student.

  • Please follow the Christophers on Instagram @thechristophersnyc

  • The poster concept and design and any photos or artwork used must be the original work of the student entering.

  • Posters must be 16 x 20 inches in size, including border or mat, if used.

  • If charcoal, pastels or glitter are used, the poster must be either laminated or covered with clear plastic.

  •  The following information must be included on the back of the poster: student’s name, mailing address, e-mail (if available), phone number, school, school address, teacher’s name and grade.

  • Please do not include glass, tacks, staples or any other breakable or sharp objects with your entry.

  • Flat shipping is recommended for the poster’s protection.

  • Posters will be judged on overall impact, effectiveness in conveying the theme, originality and artistic merit. Judges’ decisions are final.

  • Winning entrants who are U.S. citizens or residents will be required to provide their Social Security Number before cash prizes of any amount over $600 can be awarded.

  • All entries become the property of The Christophers. Posters Cannot Be Returned.


About THE CHRISTOPHERS: A nonprofit organization founded in 1945, The Christophers uses the media to spread two basic ideas: There’s nobody like you, and you can make a difference. This message, based on the concept of service to God and all humanity, is addressed to people of all faiths and of no particular faith. The Christopher motto is: “It’s better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.”

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