Poster Contest

LGBT Studies Poster Contest

The LGBT Studies Program is launching a campus wide poster campaign to raise awareness of LGBT issues! Submissions may address any LGBT issue relevant to NIU’s campus including, but not limited to, issues of discrimination, bullying, community building, the community experience, education on LGBT issues, etc… The winning posters will be unveiled at the LGBT & Women’s Studies Honors Reception on April 23. The first place poster will be displayed across campus during the Fall 2014 semester and used in other LGBT Studies materials and advertising.  Submissions may take the form of any medium that can be translated to print.

The NIU LGBT Studies program is an interdisciplinary program which fosters research and teaching related to sexual orientation and gender identity.

$250 prize for 1st place & $100 for 2nd place!*

Application Deadline: 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Who can enter?  Any current NIU student

Click link to right for contest rules and submission form.

Questions? Email LGBTstudies@niu.edu; call 753-1038; or, stop in Reavis Hall, Room 103.

*Students with outstanding balances at the Bursar’s Office will automatically have their monetary awards deducted from their balances according to university policy. All awards are subject to taxes.

2011 Poster by Jason Petersen 2012 poster by Amanda Balsamo
2011 poster by Jason Petersen               2012 poster by Amanda Balsamo