Frame My Future 2019 Contest - Presented by Church Hill Classics

Whether through poetry, photography, ink, collage, painting, mixed media, or graphic design work, entrants submitted original creations expressing what they hope to achieve in their personal and professional lives after college. The voting period has ended - Congratulations to our Winners!

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Who Is Eligible to Enter?

Any legal U.S. resident who will be a full-time student at a U.S. college or university in the 2019 - 2020 academic year is eligible.

Pennie Liu - 2017 Grand Prize Winner
Pennie Liu - 2017 Grand Prize Winner

How Do I Enter?

  • The entry period is from October 16, 2018 to April 1, 2019 (11:59 p.m. ET). Only one entry per contestant.
  • Be thoughtful in your accompanying description, but don’t exceed 500 characters.
  • All submissions are final; no changes can be made to your entry after submission.
  • Your entry piece MUST be in a JPG/JPEG format or PNG file format. Any other format will not be accepted. Keep your file sizes small; the maximum file size allowed is 2MB.
Samuel Denson - 2017 Winner
Samuel Denson - 2017 Winner

How Are the Finalists Selected?

  • The original creation must be your own work and must convey the theme, This Is How I Frame My Future.
  • Finalists will be selected based on the creativity of the full entry, including the entry image and accompanying description (maximum of 500 characters).
  • Please carefully review all text for proper grammar and spelling before you submit—too many careless typos or grammatical errors may affect judging results.
Marlaina McNamara - 2016 Finalist
Marlaina McNamara - 2016 Finalist

How Are the Winners Chosen?

  • Our internal judging panel will select 24 Finalists based on the judging criteria. The 24 Finalists will be announced on April 22nd, 2019.
  • A public voting phase will run from April 22 through May 20, 2019 for the 24 Finalists’ entries.
  • The entry with the most votes will win the Grand Prize of a $5,000 scholarship. The 2nd place entry will receive a $1,000 scholarship, and 3rd place will receive a $500 scholarship.
  • The Top Three Prize Winners will be announced on June 3, 2019
Lindsey Whitlock - 2017 Winner
Lindsey Whitlock - 2017 Winner

What Are the Prizes?

  • 1 Grand Prize Winner: $5,000 scholarship and a custom frame.
  • 1st Runner Up: $1,000 and a custom frame.
  • 2nd Runner Up: $500 and a custom frame.
Jenna John - 2017 Winner
Jenna John - 2017 Winner

Get Inspired & Then Share With Us!

  • One way to draw more attention to your entry is to share it on social media—our judges like to see social sharing of #FrameMyFuture entries! Likes and retweets don’t guarantee a spot as a Finalist, but if you’re passionate about your entry and share your #FrameMyFuture vision, that’s a plus. Don’t forget to tag us! Post your entry on our Facebook wall, tweet us, pin your entry, and tag us on Instagram!
  • For examples of prize-winning entries, check out these Winners from previous years.