Bookmark Contest

2021 Bookmark Design Contest

Design a bookmark for the Manhattan Public Library! Print an entry form (PDF) and start creating your beautiful art. From preschoolers to adults, there are different age categories, each with a winner.

2021 Theme: Be the Change

Submissions due by Friday, October 1, 2021.


  • Bookmark artwork should be an original creation.
  • Please avoid copyrighted images.
  • One entry per person.
  • Must be a flat 2-dimensional graphic.
  • All artwork becomes property of the Manhattan Public Library.
  • Artwork must stay in the lines provided on the paper form or be submitted online with the dimensions of 2.75-by-8.5 inches.


Place your entry in the drop box inside the library’s main entrance doors.

Mail your entry to:

Manhattan Public Library
Attn: Bookmark Contest 2021
629 Poyntz Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502