Annual Poster Contest for NDEAM
Disability Employment Awareness Month Poster Contest
National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is observed each year in October to celebrate the contributions of workers with disabilities and educate about the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and talents.
The Governor’s Council on Disability (GCD) has initiated a poster contest to celebrate Disability Employment Awareness Month in Missouri. The posters are intended to spark a conversation about employment of people with disabilities. The poster contest is open to all Missouri residents. The artwork shall relate to employment inclusion/the significance of employment for people with disabilities.
The GCD will select the winning artwork from all entries through a submission and judging process. Please see submission guidelines below. The winning artwork, along with information about the artist, will be featured on a poster that will be promoted statewide during the month of October.
Susie is currently a student at Missouri State University in Springfield where she attends the Bear POWER program for students with disabilities. Her artwork was selected as the winning entry for this year’s Disability Employment Awareness Month poster.
- Winning Poster
- Poster Competition Flyer
- Poster Submission Guidelines
- Poster Entry Form - Word Document
- Poster Entry Form - PDF
Deadline for submissions is August 15, 2021
To find out more about National Disability Employment Awareness Month, visit https://disability.mo.gov/NDEAM.htm
For questions or more information, contact:
Governor’s Council on Disability
PO Box 1668
Jefferson City, MO 65101
For more information about National Disability Employment Awareness Month, please visit https://www.dol.gov/odep/topics/ndeam/