MAMA Announces T-Shirt Design Contest!

Attention students in grades 1 through 12! The Madison Area Music Association (MAMA) is accepting submissions for t-shirt designs for the Official 2015 MAMA T-Shirt. This t-shirt will be featured at the annual MAMA Awards Show in July at the Overture Center. Show off your creativity and enter the MAMA T-Shirt Design Contest – your design could be chosen!

The first-place winner will receive 5 free t-shirts. Additionally, the MAMA will use this design to market the association. The MAMA will also announce the artist’s name along with the winning design to all local press. The winner will be announced mid-June.

Official Rules


You must be a student in grades 1-12 in a Greater Madison Area School to be eligible to enter. (Schools in the suburbs of Madison are considered part of the Greater Madison Area.)


May 30, 2015, at 1:00 p.m.


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Design Guidelines

  1. One design per entry. No more than 3 entries per student.
  2. The design will appear on the front of a white t-shirt.
  3. The design can only be 1 color. (Black counts as a color.)
  4. You may use pencil, paint, crayon or marker to create your design.
  5. The design must be drawn on white unlined paper no larger than 8.5” x 11” (standard letter size).
  6. Your design must be wholly original. By submitting a design you are guaranteeing that you hold rights to everything in it and that it does not contain any copyright material.
  7. Entries become the sole property of the Madison Area Music Association, which will retain permissions and all legal rights to the artwork and design, including all reproduction and photographic rights. Tthe MAMA will have the right to use, edit, scan, duplicate, modify or alter the entry design for any purpose, including without limitation future pamphlets, brochures, marketing materials, events, videos, and any websites maintained by the MAMA.

How to Enter

There are two ways to enter:

  1. Entries can be emailed to All entry emails should have the subject line “T-Shirt Design Contest.” All entries submitted by email must include the signed entry form.
  2. Entries can be mailed to The MAMA, PO Box 8754, Madison, WI 53708-8754. Mailed entries must include the signed entry form.

Click here to download the entry form and rule sheet!