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European Day of Languages Poster Competition

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Thursday, 26 September, 2013 - 00:00 to Friday, 25 October, 2013 - 00:00
Event Type: 
South East
Your school/college

Help celebrate the European Day of Languages this year (26.09.13) by taking part in our poster competition. Entering is simple – all you need to do is choose a word relating to the European Day of Languages, translate it into a foreign language of your choice and then illustrate it.


  • One word (and its article if appropriate) per page;


  • One side of A4 paper to be used only;


  • Your chosen word must appear in your artwork;


  • Illustrations to be done by hand i.e. not computer-generated;


  • Name, school and year group should be written on the front of your artwork and your teacher’s name and email address should be written on the back;


  • Only one entry per person;


  • Winners will receive their prizes by post;


The closing date for entries is 2pm on Friday 25th October 2013. Artwork will be judged during the following week and winners will be notified by email on Thursday 31st October 2013.

Please send all entries to:

Clare Forder, School of Humanities, The Checkland Building – Room D331, University of Brighton, Falmer, BN1 9PH.

Four prizes  will be awarded to the best piece of artwork and the most imaginative word in two categories: years 7-9 and years 10-13 - will you be a winner?!

Please contact Clare Forder at the University of Brighton if you have any queries about this competition.