University of Southern California

Festival of Books 2013

Calling all kids! Announcing the 2013 Coloring Contest

FestivalofBooks_USC_ColoringContest Entry FormThe Los Angeles Times and the University of Southern California are pleased to announce a 2013 coloring contest for children. Show your creativity in colors, words, materials, and more and you may be a winner! Deadline for entry is April 5, 2013.

Winners will be chosen on or around April 9, 2013, judged on the following criteria:

  • Originality
  • Creativity
  • Whimsy

Download the coloring form and enter today!

The First Place winner may have his/her photograph and name published in the Los Angeles Times and will receive a $500 Barnes & Noble gift card. Five honorable mentions will receive a $100 Barnes & Noble gift card.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Contest runs from 3/1/13 to 4/5/13. Contest is open to students currently enrolled in one of USC Family of Schools & students who are in grades K through 6, currently enrolled in public or private school or participating in home-school program & legal U.S. residents residing in one of the following Southern California counties: Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino, Riverside, Ventura or San Diego. View the complete list of schools and Official Rules. Void where prohibited & outside CA. To enter, complete entry form & submit to USC rep or mail to:

University of Southern California Office of Civic Engagement
BKS 400, MC 254
3551 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089

Winners selected based on originality, creativity & whimsy. 1 1st Prize: $500 Barnes & Noble gift card; 5 Honorable Mentions: $100 B&N gift card. Sponsors: Los Angeles Times Communications LLC, 202 W. 1st St. Los Angeles, CA 90012, and the University of Southern California, BKS 400, MC 2542, 3551 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089.