Deadline fast approaching for Tucson kids to submit design for birthday stamp contest

Deadline fast approaching for Tucson kids to submit design for birthday stamp contest
2018 Grand Prize winner of the Birthday stamp contest, Serena Hsu (Source: Postal History Foundation Tucson)

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - The deadline of July 26 is quickly approaching for submissions for the 12th annual Tucson Birthday Stamp Design contest.

Local youth between the ages of five and 17 years old can enter. The Grand Winner will have his or her design made into a custom U.S. postage stamp. The top five winners from each age group will receive awards and prizes.

The unveiling will be held at The Postal History Foundation on 920 N. First Ave. in Tucson.

To enter, download entry forms and rules from their website at www.postalhistoryfoundation.org.

Those who would like to participate can also visit the Postal History Foundation Monday through Friday until July 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to create their masterpiece with art supplies provided in the library.

Parents must accompany students.

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