(From a news release)
Calling all artists and designers! Today is the kick off for the Yakov Presents, STAND UP FOR JOPLIN logo contest. The purpose of the contest is to design a logo for the STAND UP FOR JOPLIN comedy show and fundraiser in Joplin, MO.
The winning design will be the official logo for the televised STAND UP FOR JOPLIN comedy show and will be used for television, online media, print and possibly merchandise.
A $100.00 donation in the winner's name will be made to the Joplin Schools Tornado Relief Fund. We are calling on all designers, students or anyone who has creative flair to submit your work.
The contest is open only to individuals. The contest is not open to companies, educational institutions, organizations or to groups associated with such institutions and agencies.
Initial entries must be submitted by email to RDBoudreaux1@aol.com and email@example.com. Entries must be submitted as a JPG and a scalable vector graphic in EPS format. The email must include the name, age, postal address, phone number and email address of the entrant.
Flexibility is a key requirement, including the need to resize easily and be able to use the logo in black and white or color. The final version of the logo will need to be suitable for high quality printing.
No more than 3 entries may be submitted by any one entrant. The deadline for entries is midnight on July 6, Central Daylight Time.
The STAND UP FOR JOPLIN comedy show will take place on Tuesday, July 19 at 7:00 p.m. in the Taylor Performing Arts Center.