Veterans Day Poster Information for 2008
Wed Jan 16, 2008 5:49 am (PST)
If anyone would like to send in their suggestion for the 2008 Veterans Day Poster, here is the information you need. Deadline for submissions is the 1st of May. The winning person gets their poster on the cover of the Official Program for Arlington National Cemetery.
Rick Conn, MSA ,VA Hospital Visitation Program
Georgia State Coordinator
"Still serving our Veterans"
National Legislative Commission
Artists, graphic designers and photographers! The Veterans Day National Committee is seeking submissions for the 2008 national Veterans Day poster. The poster is distributed to more than 110,000 schools nationwide, military installations around the world, and to federal agencies in the nations capital. It also graces the cover of the official program booklet for the Veterans Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.
The committee will convene in May 2008 to review all submissions and select a finalist.
The final poster must be 18x24? at 300 dots per inch, but please scale down submissions to 9x12? and submit electronic versions as jpg images or PDF files via e-mail to: vetsday@... .
Alternatively, send copies of artwork or a CD with artwork files to: Department of Veterans Affairs (002C), 810 Vermont Ave., NW, Washington, D.C., 20420.
Please do not send originals. The deadline for submissions is May 1, 2008.
To view Veterans Day posters from previous years, please visit http://www1.va.gov/opa/vetsday/ and click on Poster Gallery?.
Submissions should include sufficient information to demonstrate that the image is the work of the artist and is not copyrighted material (i.e. photos and concepts).
The committee may select a particular submission but ask the artist to make modifications to the original design. Additional changes may be required prior to printing.