2015 Mars Society Poster Contest

The winning poster design will be used as the primary promotional graphic for the 18th Annual International Mars Society Convention. Image Credit: The Mars Society

The winning poster design will be used as the primary promotional graphic for the 18th Annual International Mars Society Convention. Image Credit: The Mars Society

February 3, 2015 – The 2015 Mars Society Poster Contest is now underway. The winning design will be used as the primary promotional graphic for the 18th Annual International Mars Society Convention, to be held at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., August 13-16, 2015. Poster designs should be based on the theme of the 2015 convention, “Mars in Our Time.”

The winning designer will receive free admission to all sessions at the Washington, D.C. convention, including one ticket to the main Mars Society banquet. Airfare and hotel accommodations are not included in the prize.

The deadline for submitting poster designs is Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. MDT. The poster size should be 11″ x 17″. There are no restrictions on color. If your poster is selected, you will need to submit a gray-scale copy in addition to the full-color version.

Poster designs can be submitted as a .pdf file, although it is preferred in the original format (i.e., Photoshop). For questions regarding the contest or submission process, or to submit your poster, please e-mail: postercontest@marssociety.org.