Edinburgh Fringe poster competition

The countdown is on for school pupils in Angus to get their entries in for the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Schools Poster Competition.

Budding artists have until March 6 to submit their designs and be in with a chance of having their artwork featured as the official poster of the 2015 Fringe.

Kath M Mainland, Chief Executive of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society which organises the Schools Poster Competition supported by Virgin Money, said: “I’d like to thank all of the teachers and schools who have actively embraced the schools poster competition throughout the years as well as Virgin Money for their ongoing support and commitment to the project.”

Each year, the winning design is transformed into the official poster for the Fringe, and there are prizes of up to £750 for the top three artists and their schools. Students are also in with the chance of seeing their posters appear in an exhibition in Edinburgh throughout the summer.

Entries for the Fringe Schools Poster Competition should be sent to: Schools Poster Competition, Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society, 180 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QS no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, March 6.