The NCDHM poster contest is a great way to conclude February’s oral health lesson. By having students draw posters reflecting what they learned during NCDHM, the message of how important dental health is to overall health will be reinforced. Contest information and deadlines will be announced at the beginning of the new year.



First Place

  • $500
  • Custom-framed poster
  • Prizes presented by a PDA representative at a school assembly
  • The first-place winner's school and teacher each receive $250

Second Place

  • $250

Third Place

  • $100

How to Enter

Please mail all entries by Friday, March 5, 2021 to:
PDA, attn: NCDHM, 3501 N. Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110.

Official Rules


View Poster Winners 2018

The following students were among the statewide Top 10 entries and will receive an Honorable Mention certificate:
Viacheslav Petrov – Age 10, J. M. Hill School, East Stroudsburg
Matthew Quiroz – Age 8, Smithfield Elementary, East Stroudsburg
Carlos Longinos – Age 9, Kistler Elementary, Wilkes-Barre
Kaila Chung – Age 9, Wilkes-Barre Academy, Wilkes-Barre
Amari Collins – Age 9, Resica Elementary, East Stroudsburg
Bella Bostidas – Age 8, Middle Smithfield Elementary, East Stroudsburg
Amanda Medina –Age 8, David Kistler Elementary, Wilkes-Barre

View Poster Winners 2017

View Poster Winners 2016

View Poster Winners 2015

View Poster Winners 2008-2014