Our annual badge design competition gives pupils the chance to design the new WOW badges. Last year, we had over 100,000 entries making it one of the biggest design competitions for children in the UK.
WOW is our year-round walk to school challenge. Those who walk, cycle or scoot to school at least once a week for a month earn a WOW badge, with a new one to collect each month across the year.
Walk for the World will focus on the sustainability benefits of walking, highlighting how local actions can have positive global impacts. Pupils will be asked to consider the contribution that traffic pollution makes to carbon emissions and to research and draw wildlife or a natural habitat affected by climate change.
As we look ahead to COP26 in November, we hope the badge competition will help pupils understand how walking to school, instead of driving, is helping to fight climate change through lower vehicle emissions, protecting wildlife and natural habitats for the future.
Be big, bold and colourful! Diversity and originality are key to standing out from the crowd!
FRIDAY, 28 MAY 2021
The winning designs will be turned into more than 300,000 badges - made from 100% repurposed plastic - to be awarded to WOW pupils who walk, cycle, scoot or Park and Stride.
Prizes up for grabs:
*If your school is funded through a Living Streets project, prizes will vary. Please see full list of prizes in the T&Cs below.
Every school that enters will be eligible for our prize draw!
We want you to send us your school’s three best designs. .
STEP 1: Download the entry form below. Photocopy and give out to each class.
STEP 2: Collate all of your pupils’ entries and choose the top three designs to enter into the competition.
STEP 3: Send your chosen three designs to us via:
UPLOAD: Use our online submission page.
EMAIL: email@example.com with the subject line: ‘Badge Competition 2021’.
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