Sign Design Contest

MSSA Sign Design Contest

Contest Voting Open - Click here TO Vote

Vote for your favorite sign design from each of the four categories. Beginning May 27th through June 15th your company recieves 1 vote per week in each category. Please allow only one company representative to place each week's vote. At the end of week four, the design from each category with most votes is the winner. Winners receive recognition across MSSA social media platforms and website, along with a cash prize.


Mark Pridmore "Excellence in Design" Award

This award is chosen from each category winner as the overall best design, voted on by the MSSA Membership. The winner of this award receives a $500 cash prize & plaque, plus the trophy listing each year’s winner to display at their place of business for one year. They also receive complimentary 2021 MSSA Membership.




2019 "Excellence in Design" Award Winners, Matthew Cline and Janine Morton of Joslin & Son Signs pictured with the Mark Pridmore Award Trophy.








Joslin & Son Signs 2019 First Place Winner of Wall Mounted / Channel Letters Category & the "Excellence in Design" overall Award.



  • Freestanding Large Sign (50+ sq. ft)
  • Freestanding Small Sign (0–50 sq. ft)
  • Wall Mounted/Channel Letters
  • Graphics (Interior/Exterior)



  • $250 cash prize & plaque to winning graphic designer in each category
  • $500 cash prize & plaque to the winning graphic designer of the Mark Pridmore "Excellence in Design" Award
  • Mark Pridmore "Excellence in Design" Award receives a trophy listing each year’s winner, to display at their place of business for one year
  • Mark Pridmore "Excellence in Design" Award receives complimentary 2021 MSSA Membership
  • All winning entries posted across MSSA social medias
  • All winning entries published in the "Mid-South Messenger"