2018 International Biosafety Month Posters Contest

Published: August 27th, 2018

Arizona State University Environmental Health and Safety will host its first “International Biosafety Month Poster Contest”!

The contest is open to all Arizona K–8 students and is intended to increase the students’ interest in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math fields, and to foster awareness on the topics of biosafety and biosecurity. The contest consists of two divisions:

Students in grades K–5 will use their imagination to create and submit posters illustrating the theme — How would you stop germs?

Students in grades 6–8 will submit posters illustrating the theme — Biosafety: defending the Earth from germs.


Important dates and deadlines

Poster submission deadline:   Monday, October 1, 2018 – Entries postmarked after the deadline will not be accepted.
Award notifications mailed:     Monday, November 12, 2018
Contest winners recognized:   Friday, December 14, 2018 at the 2018 Arizona Biosecurity Workshop.

For more information about the official rules and methods of entry, contact:
[email protected], ASU EHS associate biosafety officer and CDC responsible official, at 480-965-5347, or
[email protected], EHS program manager, at 480-965-5443