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Design a neighborhood sign for Belmont!

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** Article update: June 6, 2019. Thanks to everyone who entered the contest! 

Huge thank you to everyone that submitted their design for the Belmont-Carlton Neighborhood sign contest!The BCNA board…

Posted by Ting Charlottesville on Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Are you an artist or a designer? Are your kids? Submit to our design contest! Ting is partnering with the Belmont/Carlton Neighborhood Association, The Bridge PAI and The Charlottesville Mural Project to bring a neighborhood sign to Belmont.

We want your neighborhood sign to be as unique and vibrant as the place you call home. Let’s create something special to mark the entrance to the Belmont Carlton Neighborhood.

Submit your design for a chance to win

Send us your design using this form by May 13. The top three designs will be voted on at a neighborhood party at The Bridge in June. We’ll send out invites closer to the date. All are welcome to attend this event!


Who can submit

Any person of any age is welcome to submit. Finalists will have their designs displayed at a public event.

Who picks the winner?

One grand prize winner will be chosen from among three finalists at a community celebration June. Details about this event, like date and location, will be posted here soon. We’ll also be sending out neighborhood invitations. All BCNA members present for the celebration can cast a vote for their favorite.

How will I find out if I’m a finalist?

Finalists will be notified before the public vote using the contact information you provide in the form with your submission.

Grand prize

The winning designer will receive $1,000!

Design requirements

Please use the following guidelines for your submission:

  • Your design should be no larger than 5 feet wide and no taller than 6 feet from the ground.
  • Artists working in digital mediums should use a high resolution.
  • Designs should reflect the vibrancy and community spirit of the Belmont Carlton Neighborhood.
  • Consider the legibility of the design for people driving and biking by.
  • You may submit multiple designs for consideration.

Submit your design

Use this form to show us your vision for Belmont’s neighborhood sign:

Belmont design sign contest sponsors

Order Ting and get a free installation

Order Ting gigabit by May 13 and get a free installation! We’ll also donate $50 to the new neighborhood sign for Belmont. Order at

Please note: The contest reserves the right to make any design and formatting modifications necessary for the fabrication and installation of the physical signage.