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SunSafe Utah Poster Contest Winners

Announcing the 7 Winners in our SunSafe Utah Poster Contest!

We are thrilled by the amount of participation we had for our third annual poster contest. Congratulations to our 27 finalists--they were ALL winners!


Junior Category 1st Place Winner: Natalie Parker, Grade 3, Reagan Academy

Winner of a new bicycle

1st Place Winner

Junior Category 2nd Place Winner: Lilit Ter-Gevorkian, Grade 1, Millcreek Elementray

2nd Place Winner

Junior Category 3rd Place Winner: Thomas Allen, Grade 2, Elk Run Elementary

3rd Place Winner

Senior Category 1st Place Winner: Megan Henstra, Grade 8, T.H. Bell Jr. High

Winner of a new iPad 

1st Place Winner

Senior Category 2nd Place Winner: Ehren Reichert, Grade 6, Millcreek Elementary

2nd Place Winner

Senior Category 3rd Place Winner: Natalia Martinez, Grade 8, Centennial Middle School

3rd Place Winner

Best Demonstration of Sun Protective Clothing: Natalia Chiarenza, Grade 3, Providence Hall Elementary

Best Dressed

All the finalists will be entered in the National SunWise with SHADE contest.

Remember - Limit the Sun, Not the Fun!

National Prizes:

Kindergarten - 3rd Grade:
Digital camera for top five entries
Featured on SunWise UV Index Mobile App.

4th - 8th Grade:
A Trip to Washington, D.C. to the awards ceremony for the winner and an iPad for the National Winner
A trip to Washington, D.C. to the awards ceremony for the winner's sponsoring teacher and $500
A portable Shade 'N Net shade structure and a $500 grant for the national contest winner's school

SunSafe Utah is a collaboration of the University of Utah's Department of Dermatology and the Huntsman Cancer Institute.  This year, SunSafe Utah is happy to collaborate with the Environmental Protection Agency's SunWise with SHADE poster contest.

Thank you to our judges

Kelsey Blaser, Former Miss Utah, current Miss Draper
Lisa Cluff, Director, Art Works for Kids
Monica Ferguson, MS, CCC-SLP, BRS-CL, Research Associate, International Programs, College of Education, University of Utah
Mary Ann Gerber, President of SolSurvivors
Brittany Gold, Ski Racing Coach, Park City Mountain Resort
Robert Neubecker, Author and Illustrator
Mark Pett, Author and Illustrator
Bob Weir, Trustee and Director, SolSurvivorsZ
Ciera Pekarcik, Miss Utah 2013

Thank you to our partners and sponsors

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