ATTENTION: CO-OP DIRECTORS, CHILD NUTRITION
DIRECTORS, ART AND HEALTH TEACHERS, CHAIRMAN WELLNESS COMMITTEE
The Nutrition Committee of the Arkansas
School Nutrition Association (ASNA), in collaboration with the Arkansas
Department of Education (ADE), Child Nutrition Unit (CNU), is sponsoring a nutrition
poster contest based on The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2017 Nutrition
Month theme - “Put Your Best Fork Forward.”
Five (5) state level division winners will
each be awarded a $50.00 cash prize and trophy. (See the ”2017 Nutrition Poster
Entry Form” for division breakdown by grades.)
The Senior Division winner at the state level will receive a $300.00
scholarship and trophy.
The instructor/art teacher of each state
level division winner will receive an award of $100.00 to be used toward the
purchase of classroom art supplies.
The Child Nutrition Manager at the
school of each state level winner will receive paid ASNA dues for the year
In order for district winners to be
considered for state competition, the attached “2017 Poster Contest Entry
Form” must be completed and received at the ADE CNU office NO LATER THAN MONDAY, MARCH 13, 2017. The district “Entry Form” is required to
ensure that all district level winning posters are received prior to judging.
All posters entered in the state
competition should be delivered by mail or delivery service to the Child
Nutrition office by Monday, MARCH 27,
2017, for the April judging. Posters
will NOT be picked up at the Educational Cooperatives.
A copy of the 2017 Nutrition Poster
Contest Rules and Entry Form are attached.
Prizes and awards will be presented
during the month of May. Please indicate on the entry form an approximate
timeline of school/school district award ceremonies (e.g.: 2nd week
Nutrition Poster Contest Rules
Nutrition Poster Contest Entry Form