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
Junior Category 2nd Place Winner: Lilit Ter-Gevorkian, Grade 1, Millcreek Elementray
Junior Category 3rd Place Winner: Thomas Allen, Grade 2, Elk Run Elementary
Senior Category 1st Place Winner: Megan Henstra, Grade 8, T.H. Bell Jr. High
Winner of a new iPad
Senior Category 2nd Place Winner: Ehren Reichert, Grade 6, Millcreek Elementary
Senior Category 3rd Place Winner: Natalia Martinez, Grade 8, Centennial Middle School
Best Demonstration of Sun Protective Clothing: Natalia Chiarenza, Grade 3, Providence Hall Elementary
All the finalists will be entered in the National SunWise with SHADE contest.
Remember - Limit the Sun, Not the Fun!
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