2015 Cyber Security Awareness: 'Kids Safe Online Poster Contest'

The Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) is conducting a 2015 national K-12 poster contest. The goal of the contest is to engage young people in creating posters to encourage other young people to use the Internet safely and securely. All public, private or home schooled students in kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible to participate.

The top three Virginia winners from each grade group (K-5, 6-8, 9-12) will be entered into the national competition. Entries received may be used in national, regional and state cyber and computer security awareness campaigns.

How to Enter: Schools may submit entries to the Commonwealth of Virginia competition by emailing submissions to CommonwealthSecurity@VITA.virginia.gov. A parent may submit for home schooled students. The official rules and topic suggestions are included with the entry form. Please include the following entry form completely filled out (all fields are required) when submitting the poster.

2015 Official Rules and Entry Form

Commonwealth of Virginia submittals must be received by January 7, 2015. Winners of the Virginia contest will be automatically submitted to the national contest.

Entry Requirements:
Please see the MS-ISAC National Contest website for entry requirements and judging criteria.

For more information or questions, please email CommonwealthSecurity@VITA.virginia.gov

2015 Virginia Poster Competition Winners

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Category 6-8
Grade 8 - Naana - Christ Chapel Academy
Grade 8
Naana
Christ Chapel Academy

Category 9-12
Grade 10 - Joel - Christ Chapel Academy
Grade 10
Joel
Christ Chapel Academy

Category 9-12
Grade 11 - Abigail - Christ Chapel Academy
Grade 11
Abigail
Christ Chapel Academy


2014 Virginia Poster Competition Winners

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Category K-5
Madison Chase, Grade 5, James Hurst Elementary
Madison Chase
Grade 5
James Hurst Elementary
Category 6-8
Patrice Dour, Grade 8, Saint Ann Catholic School
Patrice Dour
Grade 8
Saint Ann Catholic School
Category 9-12
Debi Acevedo, Grade 12, Christ Chapel Academy
Debi Acevedo
Grade 12
Christ Chapel Academy