Student Art & Design Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  June 1, 2021 – iGeneration Youth is launching “Think Outside the Box,” a Magazine Dispenser Design Contest for art students ages 18 and younger.

iGeneration Youth is looking for innovative designs that will help us transform 50 metal, outdoor newspaper dispensers into aesthetically appealing boxes to hold iGeneration Youth and iGeneration Youth for Kids magazines.

Submissions will be accepted  until July 15, 2021.

The contest prizes include:

  • Two $500 prizes for the winning designs (one for kids and one for teens/young adults)
  • Winning design will be featured on custom magazine dispensers
  • Invitation to an award ceremony and celebration unveiling the new dispensers in the fall (exact date to be determined)


  • Using our template, submit a design that conforms to size specifications
  • Sketches must be submitted before proceeding with line art and coloring
  • Design must not obstruct window and maintain clear visibility of inside of dispenser and allow for maximum exposure and promotion of publication
  • Final designs must be submitted digitally in the following format:
    • CMYK
    • JPEG or PNG format
    • 300 DPI


Please click on each image to see the template.

Download the iGY Outside the Box Design Competition Templates Zip Folder.

Please direct questions to [email protected].