Channel your inner creative mathematican and submit your idea for a T-shirt that will debut at MAA MathFest 2014 , August 6 - 9 in Portland, OR!
Designs submitted by Midnight PDT, Wednesday, April 30 will be judged by a small committee of mathematicians and MAA Staff.
All submitted designed must be:
submitted by an MAA Member.
an original one-sided design.
mathematical in nature.
printable in four colors or fewer.
easy to reproduce on a colored T-shirt.
a PDF or JPEG.
The winner will receive two of the designed T-shirts; bragging rights for a year; and recognition at MAA MathFest 2014, on the MAA website, and in MAA FOCUS newsmagzine!
Are you a professor or teacher of mathematics? Engage your students with this fun exercise and endorse their creativity for a chance to win. Download the 2014 MAA T-shirt Contest Official Entry Form and Rules.
Jackie Nygaard of Brigham Young University-Idaho ::Coming Soon to the MAA Store::
All designs must be submitted by an MAA member.
Your design must be wholly original. By submitting a design you are guaranteeing that you hold rights to everything in it, and that it does not contain any copyrighted material.
Your design must be mathematical in nature.
Your design may contain a maximum of four (4) colors.
Your design does not have to include the words MAA or Mathematical Association of America.
Reproductions of existing mathematical T-shirts or concepts are not allowed, as it might infringe on the original artist copyright.
You may submit as many designs as you like, but each must be submitted as separate entries.
Designs shall not exceed 8 ½” x 11” in dimension.
It is best, but not required, to create your design in a professional design program. If using Photoshop or other paint programs, the design must be no less than 600 dpi at 8 ½” x 11” in dimension. If using Illustrator or Corel Draw, no dpi is required.
If your design is hand-drawn it must be scanned and converted into a PDF or JPEG file.
Your design should contain a maximum of four (4) colors.
Design is limited to one side of the shirt.
Your submission should be a PDF or JPEG file no larger than 5MB. High resolution files will be requested from the top entries.
Submissions may be sent as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org or on CD to Mathematical Association of America, Attn: MAA T-shirt Contest, 1529 Eighteenth Street NW Washington, D.C. 20036.
All submissions must be accompanied by the official MAA T-shirt Contest Entry Form. Submissions that do not include the form will be disqualified.
Electronic submissions should include the completed form as an attachment. If you are unable to complete the form electronically please fax it to 202.387.2005.
You must be 18 years old or older to submit an entry.
Any submitted design becomes the property of MAA, giving MAA the right to sell it in the MAA store and at national meetings, events, and expos.
We reserve the right to make adjustments to the winning design.
You must submit your design by Midnight PDT April, 30, 2014.
Entries will be judged by MAA staff and a small committee of mathematicians.
By submitting an entry you are agreeing to all contest rules.