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Legion National Foundation’s Poster and Literary Contest Winners 2020

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Each year, students across the country submit artwork, poetry and essays to the Royal Canadian Legion’s Annual Poster and Literary Contest. This year, the Canadian War Museum is proud to exhibit the winning entries — eight 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.

2020 Winners

Senior
Colour Poster: Anggun Rabu – Abbotsford, British Columbia
Black and White Poster: Shaelyn Lorensen – Abbotsford, British Columbia
Essay: Ryan McCardle – Mount Stewart, Prince Edward Island
Poem: Anna Smith – Geary, New Brunswick

Intermediate
Colour Poster: Louise McCrow – Campbellford, Ontario
Black and White Poster: Anna Mikhailov – Ottawa, Ontario

Junior
Colour Poster: Seowoo (Alice) Jeon – North Vancouver, British Columbia
Black and White Poster: Dawn Wang – Richmond Hill, Ontario

Primary
Colour Poster: Maximilian Lee – Calgary, Alberta
Black and White Poster: Peiru Brian Chen – Surrey, British Columbia

Image: Detail of black and white poster by Shaelyn Lorensen (Abbotsford, British Columbia)
© The Royal Canadian Legion