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MPB Sponsors Children’s Holiday Card Contest
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Mississippi Public Broadcasting invites children ages 4-12 to participate in the MPB Holiday Card Contest. The winning entry will be featured as the official 2015 MPB holiday greeting card.

The 2015 Holiday Card Contest, open from Sept. 1 to Oct. 31, aims to encourage confidence, creativity and non-verbal communication skills in Mississippi children.

Prizes are awarded to the top three entries. Third place receives a $50 prize package, second place receives a $100 prize package and first place is awarded a $200 prize package. The official MPB holiday greeting card goes out to friends of MPB, including government officials and other Mississippi agencies and organizations.

The entries must incorporate a holiday theme, celebrating the season without being specific to any particular religion. Submissions should be no larger than 9” x 12” and may include any medium or combination of media, such as crayons, line drawings, watercolor or paint.

Each entry should be the child’s original creation and include a completed entry form. For the official entry form and complete list of rules visit All artwork and forms are due by Oct. 31. 

To submit artwork, email entries to Emailed submissions are only accepted in these formats: PDF, JPG, GIF, or BMP. 

Contestants can also mail entries to:  
Mississippi Public Broadcasting
3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211