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Monthly Coloring Contest - ColoringPages4U.com
Choose a picture from the coloring pages, color it in, then click the button to enter your picture for a chance to win an Amazon gift card. Judged on overall visual appearance, age of entrant, imaginative use of color, use of brushes, and creativity. Three age categories: Under 10; 10 to 13; 14 and over - Best in each age category wins. Have fun - don't we all just love to color!
PRIZEs: Monthly Prize (3 winners; one per age category) - $20 Amazon voucherELIGIBILITY: open to everyone worldwide, all ages
ENDS: Ongoing coloring contests - enter as many times as you like
(added February 3, 2012 - - - last link check and update - February 25, 2013: still going)
The New Yorker - Cartoon Caption Contest
Submit a caption for this week's cartoon for a chance to win the prize - plus winning cartoon captions will appear in The New Yorker Magazine! You can also vote for your favorite caption from the three finalists for a previous week's cartoon.
PRIZE: Winner of each contest will receive a print of the cartoon, with the caption, signed by the artist who drew the cartoon (ARV of the Prize is $250)ELIGIBILITY: legal resident of United States, Canada (except residents of the province of Quebec), Australia, United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, age 18 or over can enter
ENDS: Ongoing - weekly contest - ends at 11:59 P.M. Sundays
(added October 17, 2011 - - - last link check and update - February 25, 2013: still going)
ScoopyBags.com Pet Comics Contest
Create an original comic using photos of your pet - just upload photos and use the online tool to add fun clip art and talking bubbles. Comics with the most votes (must have at least 15 votes) win a Scoopy Bags (dog "clean up" bags) prize package.
PRIZE: Prize Package - box of Scoopy Bags (750 bags - about a year's supply for one dog) and a free Scoopy carrying pouch (total prize pack value of $59.98 CAD)ELIGIBILITY: open to residents of Canada, 13 years or older (excluding residents of Quebec)
ENDS: Ongoing - 11:59 p.m. ET on the last day of every month
(added October 12, 2012 - - - last link check and update - February 25, 2013: still going)
Scuba Diving Smiles Story Contest
Share your scuba dive stories, tips, tricks, photos, and/or videos - you could win an Amazon gift certifiicate! It can be a rant or rave or anything in between - whether it is your favorite dive site, dive gear pros and cons, outrageous diver behavior, a great dive experience, a horrible dive vacation, etc.
PRIZE: $50 Amazon gift certificateELIGIBILITY: Worldwide, all ages
ENDS: Ongoing - new contest every quarter.
(added July 21, 2008 - - - last link check and update - February 25, 2013: still going)
TV Tunes Online - Caption Contest
Submit your caption for the current contest's photo. Make 'em laugh - extra credit for being clever! Winning entry wins a prize.
PRIZE: a retro TV show DVD (varies each contest)ELIGIBILITY: No restrictions stated
ENDS: Ongoing - Weekly contest
(added June 20, 2006 - - - last link check and update - February 25, 2013: still going)
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