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The Calgary Stampede Youth Poster Competition

The Calgary Stampede Youth Poster Competition is a unique youth achievement opportunity that provides talented youth with the opportunity to showcase their talent on a world stage. Generously funded by the Brandon Flock Foundation, the Dustin Peers Memorial Scholarship is one of Canada’s largest art scholarships. Talented young artists between the ages of 15 to 24 from across Alberta are invited to submit their artwork each fall for the chance to design the artwork for the Calgary Stampede Poster and take home the first place prize of a $10,000 scholarship.

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  • Contestants must be Alberta residents aged 15 – 24
  • All 2D mediums welcome


  • The top 30 artists will have a unique opportunity to learn and elevate their skills at a Masterclass Workshop taught by experienced local artists.
  • The top 8 artists will refine their skills through one-on-one mentorship and artistic development coaching to help their poster vision come to life.
  • Finalists will also learn about The Calgary Stampede through a variety of inspiring experiences highlighting western hospitality, inclusivity, culture and community spirit.

Deadline for application: December 1, 2023

You could be the 2025 Stampede Poster Artist | Ages 15 - 24 | Apply by December 1, 2023 | CS Calgary Stampede | Masterclasses with Professional Artists Mentorship Opportunities | $20,000 in Scholarships