Your design can be the brand for this year's Youth Rally!


The contest is open to all 8th to 12th-grade students currently enrolled in a CAST School (Center For Applied Science and Technology Network High School) to include the Advanced Learning Academy.


  • The deadline to enter is Monday, December 4, 2023.
  • Winners will be announced the week of December 12, 2023

Winners & Prizes

  • One (1) semifinalist will be selected from each CAST School for a total of 6 semifinalists. Each semifinalist will receive a $50 Gift Card
  • One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected will receive a $150 cash prize by mid-December 2023.

Entry Requirements:

  • Creative must be original art developed by the contestant
  • Each poster shall have a fitting for the theme of the Youth Rally, DREAM INTO THE FUTURE and the CAST Schools Logo
  • The poster shall be 11″ wide x17” high
  • Contestants must fill out the entire contest entry form in order to be eligible for the prize
  • In addition to completing this form. A digital copy of the poster MUST be uploaded at time of submission.
  • All contestants must submit a media waiver (download here) that has been signed by his/her parent or legal guardian.
  • Media waiver forms can be picked up at your school’s counselor office.
  • Creative can be a 4-color process
  • File Format: .png, .gif, .jpg. pdf

Evaluating Entries:
All entries will be judged by select members of the CAST staff and executive office. Entries will be evaluated by:

  • Ability to gain the viewer’s attention and make a lasting impression
  • Quality including characteristics such as accuracy, creativity
  • Imagery reflects Teamwork, Collaboration, or Service

Terms and Conditions of Media Usage:

All submitted creative (posters) may be used in whole or in part by the CAST Network for communications and/or instructional purposes. Winners, plus any additional selected creative will likely be showcased on the CAST website, social media, and collateral at the event (to include posters, t-shirts, etc.) *Only submit an entry if you understand and agree to allow CAST to use your creativity in the future.*

CAST Schools Youth Rally Poster Contest Entry Form

Click or drag a file to this area to upload.
Click or drag a file to this area to upload.