Symposiums

Topics & Discussions on the Life and Customs of Western Pennsylvania

Student Poster Session Contest

NEW for 2019: NOW OPEN TO STUDENTS IN ALLEGHENY, FAYETTE AND WESTMORELAND COUNTIES!

The annual Bradford House Museum Poster Contests are open to all middle and high school students (public, parochial, cyber and home-schooled) in Washington, Greene, Fayette, Westmoreland and Allegheny Counties. Students are required to research and construct a presentation on a topic of Western Pennsylvania history (1750 – 1850) on a standard size trifold display board.

For complete rules, hints for developing a project, and a list of possible topics, look under the education tab on this site.

Winning projects will be displayed at the Symposium on 18th Century Life and Customs in Western Pennsylvania in late March.

Cash prizes will be awarded to the top 5 entries in each division: Middle School (grades 5-8) and High School (grades 9-12).

You can register for the poster contest by mailing the completed poster registration form (See link below) to the Bradford House, PO Box 537, Washington, PA 15301 or you can email it to bradfordhouseshop@hotmail.com. Registration is open from January 2 until February 28. Posters must be ready for delivery to the Bradford House in early March (registrants will be notified).

Forms

Poster Registration

Poster Rules

Poster Contest prizes generously provided by:

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