Youth Pin Design Contest

Transplant Games of America

2020 Youth Pin Design Contest

Design a lapel pin celebrating donation and transplantation. The winning design will be used to create a limited number of actual pins that will be passed out at the 2020 Donate Life Transplant Games in New Jersey.


  • Designer must be 13 years or younger to participate and must be attending the 2020 Donate Life Transplant Games. 

  • Design must work for a 1.5" x 1.5" lapel pin.

  • Pin can be any shape (does not have to be square) o Artwork can be sent larger than

       1.5" x 1.5", but final pin will be produced at a size near 1.5" x 1.5".

  • Winning design may be tweaked when converted to a lapel pin. By submitting a design, you agree to allow Transplant Life Foundation to make changes as necessary to create the actual lapel pin.

  • May submit art created on the computer or drawn by hand.

  •  Submit your design via email OR send it via postal mail. Make sure to include your name (youth designer) and parent/guardian name(s), phone number, and parent contact email. Also include a short bio of your connection to transplant and description/inspiration for your design.

o Email art to Meg at Subject line "Youth Pin Design"

o Mail to: Transplant Life Foundation, c/o Youth Pin Design,
                 1595 Galbraith Ave SE, Suite 500

                 Grand Rapids, Ml 49546

o Mailed artwork will not be returned.

  • All submissions must be received by April 15, 2021.

  • TransplantNATlON staff will select the winning design.

  • Winning design will be announced in the June issue of TransplantNATlON magazine. 

  • Winner receives no monetary reward.

  • Winning design will not be used as the official event pin for the Games.

TLF stacked.png
TGA 2020 logo.png