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Calgary Stampede Poster Competition

The deadline for this opportunity has passed.

Youth ages 15 to 24 are encouraged to apply for the chance to be selected to create the 2020 Calgary Stampede Poster.

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Art submitted in the application process should be pre-made pieces from the artists’ current portfolio; applicants will only create their idea for the 2020 Calgary Stampede Poster if selected for the competition. One piece submitted should be western.

  • All 2D mediums are accepted (painting, photography, drawing, graphic design, etc.).
  • $20,000 in scholarships will be distributed among the top eight competitors.
  • $10,000 scholarship will be awarded for first place, in addition to designing the 2020 Calgary Stampede Poster.

The deadline to apply is November 18, 2018.

Letters of reference should be written by individuals who can speak to the artists’ ambitions, artistic style and passion for the arts.

Questions? Email the Poster Competition team at

This opportunity is open to residents of Alberta.

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