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CenturyLink Launches Moorhead BoxArt Contest
Moorhead CenturyLink BoxArt Contest Details

Description: CenturyLink wants an artist overhaul for 7 of its utility boxes located near the Minnesota State University Moorhead campus. Each winning submission receives a $250 stipend and their artwork displayed on a CenturyLink-owned utility box for up to 10 years! There will be up to 7 total winners, will it be you? Submit your artwork today!

Contest Details:

Contest Opens: 8 a.m. CT, August 29, 2016

Contest Ends: 11:59 a.m. CT, September 23, 2016

Submission Theme: Your theme is “technology!” CenturyLink is a technology leader in Fargo-Moorhead and these utility boxes deliver high-speed Internet to area homes and businesses. Share artwork that reflects how technology impacts your world!

Who can enter? Residents of all ages living within 50 miles of Fargo-Moorhead may enter! This includes students attending Fargo-Moorhead’s public/private K-12 and post-secondary schools. Those under the age of 18 will need the signature of a guardian or parent. Groups will need individual signatures and the signature of a group sponsor such as a teacher, pastor, or other group leader as designated by the group.

Submission: Submit a high-resolution (300 dpi) jpg, pdf, or ai file of your artwork along with an entry form. Your artwork can be any medium! Paint? Photography? Graphic Design?  We want to see it all! Just take a high-resolution photo of the work or save as a jpg for submission. A graphic artist will make adjustments to your art so that it can fit on this 3D space! 

To Enter: Download and fill out this entry form. Send completed form to along with your artwork in jpg, pdf, or ai file format.

Questions? Call Rachel Woodman at 605-339-6871 or email  

Official Contest Rules: Available here.

Map of Utility Box Locations: Available here.