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Criteria & Selection Guidelines


The UMW Theme & Logo Design Contest is intended for United Methodist Women interested in submitting a design to be considered as the logo for the Holston Conference United Methodist Women 2022 – 2023 Program Year.


  1. Participant must be affiliated with a local unit, district, or the conference United Methodist Women or Church.
  2. Participant must register using the official registration form. The registration form is part of the contest and is due with the design prior to the deadline: Friday, August 20, 2021.

Criteria & Selection Guidelines

  1. Participants are allowed to submit a maximum of three qualifying designs.
  2. Artwork must be an original design, completed by the registered participant. Holston Conference United Methodist Women accepts no legal responsibility for any copyright infringement.
  3. Media allowed includes: pen, pencil, markers, paints, and drawing paper.
  4. The design must be related to the selected scripture text; “So let us do all we can to live in peace. And let us work hard to build up one another.” Romans 14:19 (New International Reader’s Version)
  • Specifications for the design to be followed include:
    • Final artwork needs to fit into an area no larger than 4 inches x 4 inches.
    • A maximum of three colors can be used in the design, including black.
    • The artwork needs to be simple in design and must be camera ready for reproduction.
    • The participant must describe in less than 100 words how the artwork represents the identified scripture and why.
  • The participant acknowledges submitted artwork will become property of Holston Conference United Methodist Women and is intended to be used in print and digital media and in other ways appropriate to promote Holston Conference United Methodist Women.
    • Only one design will be selected from all qualifying submissions received.
    • Entries will be judged based upon qualifying criteria by independent representing judges.
  • The design and designer will be unveiled and featured at the 2021 Holston Conference United Methodist Women Annual Meeting.

For more information contact:

Holston Conference United Methodist Women Spiritual Growth Mission Coordinator at: