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Academy Foundation Anytime 5k T-Shirt Design Contest

Contest open from July 15-26, 2024. Winner to be announced August 12, 2024.

Calling all RDNs with a flair for art! Enter our Foundation’s Anytime 5k T-Shirt Design Contest for a chance to have your artwork featured on the official 5k T-shirt, given to every participant.
Unleash your creativity! Submit designs that celebrate themes of movement, food, health, the dietetics community, or the vibrant Twin Cities and the great state of Minnesota.

Contest Details:

  • Opening Date: July 15, 2024
  • Closing Date: July 26, 2024

We can't wait to see your artistic talents shine!

The Foundation’s Anytime 5k is an annual event that encourages participants to get active in any way they choose during the week of FNCE® while supporting the Academy Foundation. You can sign up for the Foundation's Anytime 5K when you register for FNCE® — or for those already registered for the conference, add the event to your existing registration by logging into your FNCE® registration dashboard and selecting the event. 

Requirements and Timeline:

  1. Must be an Academy member to submit an entry or entries.

  2. Entries must be submitted as a .jpeg no larger than 10” x 10” in either black or white (a single color) in one color. The winning design must also be available as a vector eps file.

  3. All design entries must include the following three components in no particular order:

    Foundation Anytime 5k

  4. All entries must be submitted to: with the subject line: t-shirt contest entry.

  5. Deadline to submit entries: July 26, 2024, at midnight.

  6. The top three entries will be selected by a volunteer Foundation committee. These top three designs will then be put up for a vote by YOU, Registered Dietitians, Academy members and non-members.

  7. The winning entry graphic will be printed in black or white on a t-shirt color chosen by the Foundation.

  8. The Academy Foundation reserves the right to edit or modify the winning design to adhere to brand guidelines.

Before submitting an entry, be sure to read the Terms and Conditions

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