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Environmental Calendar Contest — Contest OPEN! 

Sponsored in part by:
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Calling all student artists! Do you have a passion for the environment and a love for art? We need you for the Montgomery County Environmental Calendar. This contest is sponsored by Montgomery County Environmental Services and is open to all Montgomery County K-12 students. Students are asked to create an original piece of art that supports each year's selected themes.

One winner will have their art featured on the calendar cover and receive $2,500 for their school! Each winner selected for a month cover will receive $500 for their school, and six honorable mentions will earn their school $250!

2022 Calendar Contest will begin May 15, 2021. Submissions must be postmarked by September 30, 2021.

View the 2022 Calendar Contest Brochure HERE.


Students! Please include the following information on the back of your artwork:

  • Your full name, complete address, and current grade
  • Teacher's name and school's name, with school's complete address
  • Student's email address

 Questions? Please call 937-225-4999 and ask for Lorelei Hagans-Floyd.

Click on the images below to view past calendar winners.

2021/2022
FINAL COVER

2019/2020

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2018/2019

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2017/2018

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2021 Environmental Calendar Contest Sponsors
We are pleased to invite your business or organization to sponsor the Environmental Calendar Contest. Over the past 17 years, this contest has grown in popularity and received a National Association of Counties Achievement Award and both a City and County Communications Award for Best Publication. More than 3,000 calendars are distributed each year. Several sponsorship levels are available. For more information, please contact Lorelei Hagans-Floyd at 937-224-4999.

 CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE 2021 SPONSORSHIP LEVELS.

Recycled Art Contest — Contest Currently CLOSED
Get ready to create! Recyclable materials are an important resource, and we want to show them off. This contest is sponsored by Montgomery County Environmental Services and encourages K-12 students to create a unique piece of art from recyclable materials! 
Students may submit individually or as a team of two to four. 

2022 contest begins January 10. Completed entries must be dropped off at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds on May 4 or May 5, 2022. Appointments are required, contact Lorelei at HagansL@mcohio.org or 937-225-4999 to schedule a time. An award ceremony will be held at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds on May 7, 2022.

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Recycled Art Contest was be available online. Congratulations to our winners!


Recycled Art Contest Winners (2)

Recycled Art Contest Winners (1)
Recycled Art Contest Winners (3)
Questions? Please call 937-225-4999 and ask for Lorelei Hagans-Floyd.


Recycle Right Video Contest — Contest Currently CLOSED

Lights, camera, action! Montgomery County hosts the annual Recycle Right Video Contest. Students are encouraged to create a 30-second video highlighting what can be recycled at curbside in Montgomery County. The contest is open to all Montgomery County students in grades 9-12. Students may create a video individually or work in teams of up to four.

Questions? Please call 937-225-4999 and ask for Jaime Shepherd.