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The Holiday Card Contest is back!

UCPS Holiday Card ContestUCPS is inviting elementary, middle and high school students to spread holiday cheer!


Any student who is currently enrolled in UCPS is eligible to participate. One entry per student.


The winning artwork will be featured as the cover of the 2022 UCPS Holiday Card. The student’s name, grade and school will be noted on the card. The top 10 finalists will be invited to a special celebration and the winner will receive a personalized gift and recognition on the UCPS website and social media pages. In addition, the winning card will be available for purchase via an online portal. Proceeds will benefit the art department at the winning student’s school.

Artwork Theme

Happy Holidays/Season’s Greetings

Submissions should reflect holiday-spirited or winter themes. Artwork may not reference or contain images related to specific religious holidays.

Design Specifications

The final card size should be 8.5 in. wide x 6 in. tall. Please create all artwork to fit these proportions.

Deadline for Entries

All entries must be received by Monday, Oct. 24 at 5 p.m.

Submission of Artwork

To participate, submissions must be uploaded through the electronic form.

Cast Your Vote

Students, parents, staff and community members will vote on the top 10 submissions Oct. 31 – Nov. 4. The winner will be announced at a celebration on Nov. 17.

Stay tuned to UCPS' social media pages and the website for updates.