Submit Your Design to the INACSL23 T-Shirt Contest

Commemorate INACSL’s milestone 20th anniversary year by participating in our INACSL23 T-Shirt Design Contest! Submit your unique design by 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday, March 3 that embodies the resourcefulness, togetherness, and sense of community that brings simulationists together. Judges will select the finalists, showcase them online, and the INACSL community will be invited to vote on their favorite design. The winning design will be printed on t-shirts that will be available for purchase online to wear at INACSL23 and all year round. Review the submission guidelines below and start working on your designs!

Submit Your Design


Contest Rules & Deadlines

  • All designs must be high-resolution and large enough to print. You can use the INACSL logo and/or the INACSL 20th Anniversary logo if you wish. The INACSL and 20th Anniversary logos can be incorporated into your t-shirt design but cannot be altered in any way (color, shape, etc.)
  • Designers are required to submit original artwork only. Any non-original logos, photos, or images used in the design must be used only with the express, written permission of the source and also grant INACSL unlimited, free use of that logo, photo, or image.
  • T-shirt designs must be submitted on or before Friday, March 3 via email to [email protected], with the subject line “INACSL23 T-Shirt Contest Design Submission”.
  • Your design file should be submitted as a JPEG or PNG file for the purposes of judging and voting, and should include a note of what color t-shirt you would prefer your design printed on.
  • More information about technical requirements for designs are available in this Quick Tips document.
  • Once submitted, all designs become the property of INACSL and the designer agrees to grant exclusive use to INACSL.
  • Voting will take place on INACSL’s social media pages.

Contest Timing

The contest timeline is as follows:

  • Monday, January 30: Contest Begins
  • Friday, March 3: Last Day to Submit Your Design
  • Monday, March 13 – Friday, March 24: Online Voting
  • Monday, April 3: Winning Design Revealed and T-Shirts Available for Purchase