Thank you to all contestants who submitted your artwork.

This contest is now closed!


Mental Health America of California (MHAC) and all of the Mental Health Matters Day (MHMD) partners are pleased to announce the MHMD T-shirt Logo Contest. The contest is sponsored and directly funded by the MHAC and the MHMD partners as part of a collaborative statewide effort to:

  • Raise awareness about K-12 student mental health and wellness
  • Reduce the stigma associated with mental illness
  • Create nurturing and supportive environments that foster recovery

In this contest, middle and high school students are invited to design a logo for the 2020 MHMD T-Shirt. 

The logo design must include:

  • The theme 2020 Vision: Hope, Change, Action
  • Incorporate the lime green ribbon that represents mental health awareness
  • Creatively embrace one or more MHMD goals, which include:
    • Increasing awareness of student mental health issues
    • Providing training for school staff, parents, and community partners to identify and support students experiencing emotional distress
    • Improving school climate
    • Connecting students to appropriate school or community-based mental health services

The contest will have three winners: Gold, ($100), Silver ($75), and Bronze ($50).

Students will submit their logo design entry via upload (click link below) in acceptable image format* (see below), along with the Release Form by Friday, February 14, 2020.


Email any questions to info @ Winners will be notified via email and the winning entries will be posted on the MHMD Web page in March 2020.

*File size should not exceed 5 MB, acceptable image file types are:

    • .ai – Adobe Illustrator Document
    • .ps, .eps – PostScript File
    • .jpg – JPEG Image
    • .psd – Adobe Photoshop Image
    • .bmp – Bitmap Image
    • .gif – GIF Image
    • .png – PNG Image
    • .wmf – Windows Metafile.

Please note, Adobe Acrobat Documents (.pdf) and Microsoft Office files (.ppt, .doc, .xls) are not compatible.

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