International Compost Awareness Week 2019 Poster Contest


The contest runs from September 1 until November 5, 2018.

Who may enter
The contest is open to anyone.


The winning poster will be used to promote International Compost Awareness Week, May 5-11, 2019.

The poster theme is "Cool the Climate – Compost!".

The 2019 ICAW theme, “Cool the Climate - Compost!” recognizes the connection between soil health and the climate. Soil plays an important role in our environment. Healthy soil is at the heart of planetary, agricultural and human health. This year's theme highlights that soil management practices with compost is key to soil health and migrating climate change. By composting, we return nutrients to the soil, help capture carbon from the atmosphere, resist drought and disease and provide fresh air.

Entries are limited to one submission per artist.

Past Poster Winners:

Entry fee
The entry is free.

The winner will receive US$500.

Please visit to learn more about the competition.