GREAT CHILDREN’S DRAWING CONTEST FROM THE 9TH FESTIVAL OF THE OCEANS 2021
Delphinus invites you to reflect and express yourself to take care of the oceans and
all forms that live in it!
Get inspired and participate!
a) The main theme of the drawings is explaining the relationship and impact of humans on our ocean. The works must express ONE of the following FIVE themes: climate change, overfishing, plastic pollution, invasion of exotic species or the conservation of the vaquita. Show the problem, but also solutions.
b) The size of the drawing MUST be LEDGER/TABLOID (27.9 X 43 CM). Works in other formats are not accepted. All techniques and materials will be accept except for digital drawings. The back of the drawing should inclued the following information:
Title of the drawing, your full name, age, gender and city of residence.
Name of your school and grade you are currently studying.
Name of your father, mother or legal guardian.
4. A phone number and an email.
There will be three major categories (1) contestants from Quintana Roo, (2) contestants from the rest of the Mexican Republic and (3)
1.1. Quintana Roo Category
All children and young people enrolled in any public or private primary and secondary school in the state of Quintana Roo can participate Since the jury of this contest is independent from Delphinus, the children of Delphinus collaborators will be also able to participate.
1.1.1 There will be three subcategories in this categy.
i: Low Primary School (1st, 2nd and 3rd grade),
ii. High Primary School (4th, 5th and 6th grade)
iii. Secundary School
1.2 National Category
All children and young people enrolled in any public or private primary and secondary school in the Mexican Republic can participate except for those who live in the state of Quintana Roo.
1.2.1. There will be three subcategories in this category.
i Low Primary School 1 st, 2 nd and 3 rd grade),
ii High Primary School 4 th, 5 th and 6 th grade)
iii Secondary School
1.3. International Category
All children and young people from 6 to 15 years of age who live outside of Mexico can participate.
1.3.1. There will be three subcategories in this category.
i 6-9 years
ii 10-12 years
iii 12-15 years
2.1. Quintana Roo Category: There will be 3 winners for each subcategory:
2.1.1. First place: A bicycle! 4 PRIMAX interactions with dolphins.The certificates that are delivered include restrictions on dates and availability.
2.1.2. Second Place: A PRIMAX interaction with dolphins for two at the Cancun Interactive Aquarium, Delphinus Puerto Morelos or Delphinus Riviera Maya.
2.1.3. Third place: A RIDE Interaction with dolphins for two at Delphinus Riviera Maya or the Cancun Interactive Aquarium.
2.2. Natonal Category: There will be 3 winners for each subcategory and one global winner.
2.2.1. National Winner: Trip for two to Cancun (winner and one adult, either father, mother or guardian) Includes 2 round-trip plane tickets in economic class departing from Mexico City, Guadalajara or Monterrey, according to the winner, arriving on June 1 st, 2021, 3 hotel nights, local transportation in Cancun and a double PRIMAX interaction with dolphins in a Delphinus habitat.
2.2.2. First, second and third place of each subcategory. A Delphinus merchandise package, a commemorative medal and a participation certificate to be delivered via courier.
2.3. International Category: There will be 3 winners for each subcategory and one global winner
2.3.1 National Winner: Trip for two to Cancun (winner and one adult, either father, mother or guardian) Includes 2 round-trip plane tickets in economic class departing from the winner’s country of residence, arriving on June 1 st, 2021, 3 hotel nights, local transportation in Cancun and a double PRIMAX interaction with dolphins in a Delphinus habitat.
2.3.2. First, second and third place of each subcategory. A Delphinus merchandise package, a commemorative medal and a participation certificate to be delivered via courier.
2.4. The winners of all categories will be announced on Jun 2,2021, at an event scheduled for this purpose.
2.5. Prizes are not exchangeable for valuables, cash or other activities.
3. Submission of Entries
3.1. In Quintana Roo and the rest of Mexico: Av. Nader Mz 1, Lt 28, SM 2, in downtown Cancun, CP. 77500 Cancun, Quintana Roo from Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Works must be submitted by Friday, May 21, 2021.
3.2. Outside of Mexico: you must go to the participating Marine Park or Aquarium accredited by the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums (AMMPA) or send your work to the address published in point 3.1 of these document.
4. Jury and participation
4.1. The jury will be made up of visual artists and media personalities from Cancun, Quintana Roo. Delphinus’ staff are not involved in defining the winners. The jury’s decision will be final.
4.2. This is a contest of good faith, for all controversies ans aspects that are not expressly stated in these rules, Delphinus, through its executives, reserves the right to make the necessary decisions to resolve any situation.
4.3. The sole participation in this contest is a tacit acceptance of the rules presented in this document. The parents or guardians of participating children agree that 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.
For more information, please visit: www.festivaldelosoceanos.org.mx