Entries for the 8th annual contest were accepted through April 27, 2014.
Winning artwork is showcased in CAFR's 2015 Recycling Calendar. Order yours now. Download a 2015 Calendar Order Form (PDF).
Contact Amy Randell with questions or if you have problems downloading the rules.
Download the sponsorship opportunites document (PDF).
All K-12 students and youth organization members are invited to showcase their artistic talent and their commitment to the environment by participating in the Colorado Association for Recycling’s annual recycling poster contest.
One grandprize winner receives a $100 gift card for themselves, plus a contribution to their school of an organizational membership to the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education (CAEE), which includes four individual memberships. Twelve winners will have their artwork showcased in CAFR’s recycling calendar and all 12 winning students receive a copy of their artwork in a recycled-content frame.
Ciena Higginbotham, 10th grade, from Florissant, Colorado, talks about her winning artwork and why it pays to recycle.
Congratulations to the winning students in 2014! (*Grand prize) Their posters will be showcased in CAFR's 2015 Recycling Calendar. Order your calendar now. Download a 2015 Calendar Order Form (PDF).
| Lauren Butler
Air Academy High School
| Hannah Culp and Jazmyne Swartz
Hudson Academy of Arts
| Emily Glynn
Timber Trail Elementary
| Lydia Groshong
| Josephine Heaney
| Ciena Higginbotham*
| Jared Holland
Home School Academy
| Michelle Hou
Mountain Ridge Middle School
| Lindsay Kendall
Timber Trail Elementaryl
|Kallan Craig Libric and Natalie Baker
Home School Academy
Air Academy High School, Colorado Springs
Carlson Elementary, Idaho Springs
Blue Mountain Elementary, Longmont
Eisenhower Elementary, Boulder
Highland Elementary, Centennial
Highland Elementary, Pierce
Home School students in Byers, Florissant, Strasburg
Home School Academy TRACKS, Colorado Springs
Howbert Elementary, Colorado Springs
Hudson Academy, Hudson
Indian Peaks Elementary, Longmont
Mountain Ridge Middle School, Highlands Ranch
Mountain View Elementary, Longmont
Namaqua Elementary, Loveland
Olander Elementary, Fort Collins
Pikes Peak Elementary, Colorado Springs
Shawsheen Elementary, Greeley
Soaring Eagles Elementary, Colorado Springs
Sobesky Academy, Lakewood
Timber Trail Elementary, Castle Rock
Whittier International School, Boulder