22 Sep 2016

Competitions Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Design Competition

United States MintWashington, District of Columbia, United States

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Opportunity Description

U.S. National Deadline: October 17, 2016 – The United States Mint is pleased to announce a call for artists to design both the obverse and reverse of  three coins that will raise awareness around the many people impacted directly or indirectly by breast cancer.

Authorized by law, the Breast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Design Competition invites American artists to design images emblematic of America’s fight against breast cancer.

The winning artist to be awarded $10,000 and have his or her initials included on the minted coins.

Phase One of the competition is open till October 17, 2016, artists are encouraged to submit their contact information and three to five work samples using the online form.

Up to 20 applicants from Phase One will be selected to participate in Phase Two, where they will create and submit designs and/or plasters for the final coin.

Application Deadline: October 17, 2016
Artists Notified if Selected to Submit a Design: November 14, 2016
Design and/or Plaster Submissions Must Be Received By: January 31, 2017
Winner Announced: June 2017

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 09 Sept thru Oct, and Open to U.S. Artists Only. Income: Cash or Value Awards and In-Kind Benefit.

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