“Small Steps, Big Changes” Poster Contest Winners Announced!

Updated: Sep 15, 2021

“Small Steps, Big Changes” Poster Contest Winners Announced!

This spring, the Indiana Recycling Coalition hosted a poster contest for Hoosier fifth graders designed to challenge students to visually express their dedication to the environment – particularly, the importance of reducing their carbon footprints via recycling.

The theme for the contest was “Small Steps, Big Changes”.  We had over 300 entries from across the state!  A map of participating counties can be seen by clicking here!

To view a larger version of the posters, click on the artists’ name.

First Place:

Brady Kimmel

Our Lady of Grace

Nobelsville, IN

Teacher: Selena Scott

Second Place:

Sarah Guiff

Kingsway Christian School

Avon, IN

Teacher: Monique Martin

Third Place:

Grace Harford

Lynnville Elementary

Lynnville, IN

Teacher: Tanya Jerger

Honorable Mention:

Megan Rosta

Our Lady of Grace Catholic School

Fishers, IN

Teacher: Selena Scott

Lauryn Leum

White Lick Elementary

Brownsburg, IN

Teacher: Kathryn Callahan

Marie Speer

Chrisney Elementary

Chrisney, IN

Teacher: Marsha Grundhoefer

Megan Osborne

Lynnville Elementary

Lynnville, IN

Teacher: Tanya Jerger

Josephine Behrens

White Lick Elementary

Brownsburg, IN

Teacher: Kathryn Callahan

Brittany Lee

Pleasant Center Elementary

Fort Wayne, IN

Teacher: Kathy Cavanagh

Madeline Murray

Eastern Pulaski Elementary

Winamac, IN

Teacher: Kullen Day

Thank you to the Wal-Mart State Giving Program for its generous support of the IRC’s carbon footprint campaign!

Congratulations to all who participated!!

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