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Enlightium Social Competitions

“Making a Difference” T-Shirt Contest

Hosted by the Student Council.

There are many people who have made a positive difference in other people’s lives or in the world. The purpose of this contest is for students to design a t-shirt that communicates how we make a positive difference in the world around them.

The contest is open to all currently enrolled Enlightium Students and will run from January 22 to February 10.

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T-Shirt Material:

  • T-shirt may be any color, new or used in good condition.
  • T-shirt must be blank prior to decoration.
  • Art must support something you believe in.
  • Art should not include any politics or polarizing topics.
  • Designs can be on both sides of the shirt

T-shirt Art Guidelines:

  • Designs must be completely original. However, if you use an outside source for inspiration, please also send a link or picture of it with your submission.
  • Allowed supplies include sewing kits/machines (with the help of an adult), Sharpies, other cloth markers, paint (including Puffy Paint) and cloth scraps, etc.
  • Tie dye is permitted
  • Graffiti is permitted, as long as it abides by the rules.
  • If you use words, it must correspond with the design on the t-shirt and be legible. Please do not write more than 2 sentences.
  • Submission must follow the theme of “Making a Difference.”
  • Parental assistance is permitted when necessary.
  • At least 3 pictures of the process are required (one at the beginning, one during the process, and two of the final product).
  • The final shirt should be able to be worn and washed without losing the design.


  • Pictures of finished designed T-Shirt must be uploaded and submitted by February 10, 2019. Click here to submit your design.
  • The winners will be announced on February 22nd.

Designs will be judged by the Student Council on the following:

  • Originality
  • Eye-Catching
  • Completeness of Design
  • How well it captures theme “Making a Difference”

Disclaimer: Any inclusion of the following are not acceptable and may lead to disqualification:

  • Politics
  • Polarizing topics
  • Gang signs
  • Drugs
  • Weapons
  • Inappropriate language or images

Winners will receive:

  • 1st Place: $100 Amazon Gift Card
  • 2nd Place: $75 Amazon Gift Card
  • 3rd Place: $50 Amazon Gift Card

If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Johnson at b.johnson@enlightiumacademy.com.

We are excited to see your t-shirts!

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Previous Competitions:

Fall 2018: Nature Craft

Fall 2018: Nature Craft

1st Place: Kaitlyn M., Texas; "Magical Fairy Cabin"
2nd Place: Abigail R., New Jersey; "A Time Long Ago"
3rd Place: Alora V., Arizona; "Alora's Door Hanger Decoration"

Spring 2018: Cap Decorating Contest

Spring 2018: Cap Decorating Contest

1st Place: Kymberly F., California
2nd Place: Emmerie W., Tennessee

Winter 2018: A Day in the Life of an EA Student Video Contest

Winter 2018: A Day in the Life of an EA Student Video Contest

Fall 2017: Photo Contest

Fall 2017: Photo Contest

1st Place: Madelyn R., Alaska
2nd Place: Alec H., Argentina
3rd Place: Iris M., Georgia
Special Mention: Grace D., Nebraska