Poster Contest

Calling all 5th Graders in Nevada!

All 5th Graders are invited to submit their artwork to NEVADA CHILD SEEKERS by Friday, February 12th 2016

Call Margarita Edwards at 702-458-7009 for any additional questions, materials or deadline extensions.

The local winner will receive a framed copy of their artwork and will be entered into the National contest.  The single National winner, his/her teacher, and his/her parents will be flown to Washington, DC, to participate in the National Missing Children’s Day ceremony at the US Department of Justice on May 2016.  Transportation and lodging will be provided.  The National winner will also receive a National Award Certificate and a United States Savings Bond. 




To learn more about the 2015-16 art contest submission process, please contact NEVADA CHILD SEEKERS at or 702-458-7009.

Brianna O. from Las Vegas, NV.

2015 Poster Contest Winner for the State of Nevada

Jake M. from Summerlin, NV.

2014 Poster Contest Winner for the State of Nevada

Every year, the U.S. Department of Justice sponsors a national poster contest and announces the winner at the Annual Missing Children’s Day Ceremony in Washington, DC.The purpose of the contest is to demonstrate America’s united effort to bring our missing children home safely, while emphasizing the importance of abduction prevention education programs.

The poster contest also provides teachers the tools to educate children and parents about safety and initiate conversations regarding prevention. Student involvement in the poster contest promotes peer education, while compelling students to explore the significance of the theme “Bring Our Missing Children Home”.

The national winner receives a trip to Washington DC for the National Missing Children’s Day ceremony, an award, and a U.S. Savings Bond!

The state winner will win a visit to City Hall to meet the Mayor of Las Vegas and will have their artwork placed on the Nevada Child Seekers website and handouts for 2015-2016!


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