7° Great international children's drawing contest
Delphinus invites you to reflect and express yourself to take care of the oceans and all forms of life that inhabit them!
Get inspired and participate!
The main theme of the drawings is to explain the relationship and impact of the human being on the oceans. The artworks must express ONE of the following FIVE topics: climate change, overfishing, pollution by solid waste (garbage), invasion of exotic species or the conservation of the vaquita. It must show the problem, but also solutions.
The drawing MUST have a minimum DOUBLE LETTER size (27.9 cm x 43 cm). Works in smaller formats are not accepted. The technique and the materials are free. Computer-made drawings will not be accepted
The following data must be included on the back of the drawing:
1- Title, name, age and gender.
2- Name of your school and grade.
3- Name of your father or mother.
4- Telephone or mobile number, e-mail.
There will be three major categories: contestants from Quintana Roo, contestants from the rest of the Mexican Republic and international contestants.
Quintana Roo Category.
All children and youth enrolled in any private or public elementary or middle school in the state of Quintana Roo can participate. Since the jury of this contest is independent to Delphinus, the children of the Delphinus collaborators will also be able to participate.
All children and youth enrolled in any private or public elementary or middle school in the Mexican Republic can participate with the exception of those who live in the state of Quintana Roo.
There will be 3 subcategories.
1- Low Primary School
2- High Primary School
3- Secondary School
All children and youth between the ages of 6 and 15 can participate.
There will be 3 subcategories:
1- 6-9 years old
2- 10-12 years old
3- 13-15 years old
There will be three winners for each subcategory of the Quintana Roo and National categories and one winner for the International category.
Quintana Roo Category:
First Place: A bicycle! A quad pass for the winner and 3 companions to one of the Experiencias Xcaret parks and 4 dolphin interaction programs PRIMAX.
Second Place: A dolphin interaction program PRIMAX for two people at the Interactive Aquarium of Cancun, Delphinus Puerto Morelos or Delphinus Riviera Maya.
Third Place: A dolphin interaction program RIDE for two people at Delphinus Riviera Maya or Interactive Aquarium of Cancun.
First Place: A round trip for two people to Cancun (winner and an adult: father or mother). It includes 2 round flight tickets from Mexico City, Guadalajara or Monterrey (according to winner's origin), arriving on May 15, 2019 to attend the awards event and getting back on May 18, 2019, 2 hotel nights, transportation in Cancun (airport, awards event, hotel and dolphin interaction programs if necessary) and dolphin interaction program PRIMAX for two people on May 17, 2019.
Second and Third Places: A package of delphinus merchandise and a diploma that will be sent via post mail.
A round trip for three people to Cancun (winner, an adult: father or mother, and the educator of the institution certified by AMMPA.) It includes 3 round flight tickers, departure according to winner's origin, arriving on May 15, 2019 to attend the awards event and getting back on May 18, 2019, 3 hotel nights, transportation in Cancun (airport, awards event, hotel and dolphin interaction programs if necessary), a dolphin interaction program PRIMAX for three people on May 17, 2019 and three tickets to visit Xcaret Park.
Winners will be announced on May 16, 20192 in an event yet to be defined. National and international first place winners will be previously contacted to be present at the ceremony. If for some reason they cannot travel on the stablished dates, it will not be possible to program the trip on another date.
Prizes are not interchangeable for values, cash or other activities.
The certificates that are delivered include restrictions on dates and availability.
Reception of Drawings:
In Mexico: Av. Nader Mz 1, Lt 28, SM 2, CP. 77500, Cancun, Quintana Roo.
Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 14:00 and from 16:00 to 18:00.
Saturdays from 09:00 to 13:00. Reception deadline will be on Saturday April 20th, 2019.
Out of Mexico: You must take your drawing to the participants marine park or aquarium accredited by the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums (AMMPA).
Jury and participation:
The jury will be made up of plastic artists and media personalities from Cancun, Quintana Roo. The staff of Delphinus does not intervene in the definition of the winners. Their decision will be unappealable.
This is a contest of good faith, for all disputes and issues that are not expressly stated in these bases, Delphinus, through its executives, reserves the right to make the necessary decisions to resolve any situation.
The sole participation in this call is a tacit acceptance of the bases of this contest. The parents or guardians of participating children agree to Delphinus (Operadora Xuná SA de CV) or affiliated companies using the drawings for publication, printing with or without profit, as well as transmission and retransmission by any means of communication known or to be known and that none of these uses will imply economic or other compensation, present or future.