Autism department holding logo contest
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Autism Services Program invites people with autism and their family members to design a logo for the state’s first North Dakota State Autism Spectrum Disorders Conference scheduled Oct. 20-22 in Bismarck.
Entries must be postmarked by July 4 and should reflect the conference theme, “Getting Started” and should depict how autism impacts lives. Organizers will accept entries created in any art medium and will adapt entries to a digitized image to fit the conference needs. Contest details are online at http://www.nd.gov/dhs/autism/docs/2014-autism-confer ence-contest.pdf.
Submit entries to Special Education Coordinator — Lynn Dodge, Ed.D, 600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 201, Bismarck, ND 58505. Individuals with questions should contact conference coordinator Lisa McNamara at 701-231-5376.
People will be able to view entries and vote online to select the contest winner July 15-31 at http://ndsu.me/ autismconfcontest. The winner will be announced Aug. 15.
The winning artist will be able to choose one prize from a selection that includes Target and Walmart gift cards and tickets to zoos, fairs or other events and venues around the state.
For more information, go go to www.nd.gov/dhs/ autism/index.html.