2022 Kids’ Electrical Safety Poster Contest

a boy in a plaid short sleeve shirt and a plastic safety orange hard hat stand with his hands on his hips

Posters are due Thursday, June 16, for this year’s Electrical Safety Poster Contest. All elementary-age children whose parents or guardians are Benton REA members with active electric accounts are eligible. Prizes will be distributed at the Benton REA Annual Meeting on Saturday, July 16, in West Richland.

The following prizes will be awarded for each age category:

  • First place, $50
  • Second place, $25
  • Third place, $15
  • Honorable mention, $10

Age categories:

  • Kindergartners and first graders
  • Second and third graders
  • Fourth and fifth graders

Entries must include the following on the back of the poster:

  • Child’s name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Child’s school
  • Child’s grade level
  • Parent/guardian’s name

Contest Rules:

  • Parents and/or guardians must be members of Benton REA and have an active electric account.
  • All poster entries must have an electrical safety theme.
  • The poster must be 8½ inches by 11 inches or larger.
  • Posters may be crafted using watercolors, acrylic paint, crayons, markers, pencils, ink, charcoal or paper cutouts.
  • The poster must be the complete work of the student.

Completed Posters: 

Posters are due June 16, and can be dropped off at either Benton REA office or mailed to Benton REA

Attn: Ron Mitchell

P.O. Box 1150

Prosser, WA 99350.

For more information, call 509-786-8265 or email rmitchell@bentonrea.org.

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