Each year, students across the country submit artwork, poetry and essays to the Royal Canadian Legion’s Annual Poster and Literary Contest. The Canadian War Museum proudly exhibits the winning entries. This year, there are eight winning posters and two literary pieces.
The contest is held at the Senior (Grades 10, 11 and 12), Intermediate (Grades 7, 8 and 9), Junior (Grades 4, 5 and 6), and Primary (Kindergarten, Grades 1, 2 and 3) levels.
Colour Poster: Emma Cervinka – London, Ontario
Black and White Poster: Maria Singson – Scarborough, Ontario
Essay: Sadie Vogel – St. Albert, Alberta
Poetry: Hannah Christensen – Ponteix, Saskatchewan
Colour Poster: Richmond Dakay – Mississauga, Ontario
Black and White Poster: Alastair Capstick – Bloomfield, New Brunswick
Colour Poster: Sonja Csik – Thornhill, Ontario
Black and White Poster: Connie Liu – Markham, Ontario
Colour Poster: Owen McClay – Calgary, Alberta
Black and White Poster: Abriel Hart – St. George, Ontario
Image: Detail of colour poster by Emma Cervinka (London, Ontario)
© The Royal Canadian Legion