2024 "I Voted" Sticker Contest

Public Voting Open Now!Submissions for the City of Soldotna "I Voted" Sticker Design Contest were accepted from May 15 through June 15, 2024.  We received many excellent submissions, and a jury of local officials and artsists have narrowed them to the top three entires in each of three age categories.  A public vote will determine the final winners!  Click the link below to vote for your favorite designs by Sunday, July 21st.  

Vote For Your Favorite Designs!


Finalists: 

Future Voter (under 13)
Future Voter Finalist 1 Future Voter Finalist 2 Future Voter Finalist 3
 
Youth (14-18 years)
Youth Finalist 1 Youth Finalist 2 Youth Finalist 3
 
Adult (over 18)
Adult Finalist 1 Adult Finalist 2 Adult Finalist 3




See below for more information about the contest. 

Calling All Artists!
The Soldotna City Council is excited to launch an “I Voted” Sticker Design Contest for 2024! Voting stickers are a badge of honor proudly worn by voters to declare they've exercised their right to vote and remind others to make their voice heard too. Together, we'll highlight local talent and celebrate Soldotna’s civic pride. Your art could be printed and distributed to voters across the area!

How It Works

Artists of all ages are invited to submit their sticker designs from May 15-June 15, 2024. A panel of judges will review and select the finalists in each of three categories, Finally, a community vote will determine the winners. 
Sticker Contest Graphic
One winner will be chosen in each of three categories:
  • Future Voter (under 13)
  • Youth (13-18 yrs)
  • Adults (over 18)
Timeline
  • May 15 – June 15 – Submission Period
  • June 15 – June 30 – Preliminary Judging
  • July 1 – July 20 – Public Voting
  • July 27 – Announcement of Winners
  • September 16 – October 1 – Stickers Available at Absentee Voting location and Polling Site on Election Day

How To Enter

To enter online: Visit the link below. Artists must create a free account with Call for Entry (CaFE) to submit artwork.  Visit CaFÉ (callforentry.org) to create an account.  Please follow the CaFE guidlines for acceptable file formats.  Please note that the online submission portal will not be open for submissions until May 15th. 

 CaFE Online Submission Portal

To enter in person (youth & future voter categories only): Download, print, and complete the entry form.  Mail or deliver the form and submission to the City Clerk's Office at 177 N. Birch Street, Attn: I Voted Sticker Contest, Soldotna, AK 99669.  Mailed submissions must be received by the deadline of June 15, 2024 -- postmarks do not count. 

Forms and Design Templates
(Required if artist is under 18)


Winning artwork will be printed on circular stickers and will include the City of Soldotna logo.  Uploaded artwork should be designed to fit in one of the templates provided below.  Artwork behind the City of Soldotna logo should not interfere with legibility of the logo. 

Design Templates: 

PNG Template - Black Square Logo
PNG Template - Black Horizontal Logo
PNG Template - White Square Logo
PNG Template - White Horizontal Logo