Oregon Humane Society
Kids & Teens

66th Annual Be Kind to Animals
Poster & Story Contest


Grand Prize Runner-Up 2014 by Annie Bunch  

Grand Prize Poster Runner-Up 2014:

Annie Bunch, Grade 11




Calling Student Artists and Writers


Students throughout Oregon and Clark County Washington are invited to either create a poster or write a short story portraying a part of the Oregon Humane Society's mission.


Winning posters and stories are displayed in the shelter's Education Hall, on the OHS website, and are featured in the OHS quarterly magazine. Posters and stories may also be used to promote events and shelter programs.


CONTEST DEADLINE: Entries must be received by April 1, 2015


Contest Entry Details


**Some New Themes and Writing Prompts for 2015**


View, download and print brochures with contest entry details:







This is an exciting opportunity to:


  • Promotes humane treatment and appreciation for animals
  • Connects young people to a community outside of the classroom
  • Aligns with Oregon Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for the Arts
    and Language Arts
  • Enriches character education curriculum




  • Grand Prize: Laptop

  • Runner Up: Tablet

  • First Place: $100 Gift Card

  • Second Place: $75 Gift Card

  • Third Place: $50 Gift Card

  • Honorable Mention: $25 Gift Card

All winners will also receive a special award certificate, ribbon of honor and an invitation to the A’Cat’Emy Awards celebration.

View Past Winners



For More Information


Contact the OHS Education office at (503) 416-5034 to learn more.