Every year’s Malcolm X Elementary School T-shirt design contest offers MX families an opportunity to show their school pride.  All proceeds from the T-shirt sales will benefit Malcolm X arts and education programs. These shirts are Limited Edition every year, so don't delay!

How to order

This year's Malcolm X Elementary School 6th Annual T-shirt Design Contest winning T-shirt will be available to order online. This year’s  winner of the 6th Annual Malcolm X Elementary School T-shirt Design Contest is t-shirt design A by Boris Giftge. Congratulations!


Orders will be delivered to students or you may choose to have it shipped directly to you. Be sure to invite your friends and family to get a t-shirt, all proceeds go to supporting Malcolm X arts and education programs.

Questions or need help ordering? Contact Dan Ross: dangodan01@gmail.com.


How to Submit a design

Be a part of Malcolm X history by designing our limited edition T-shirt.  The annual contest happens each fall, and the winning design is announced at the annual Walk-a-Thon.  


  • Must include the words "Malcolm X Elementary School" in any form
  • Must include the school year (i.e., "2019")
  • Final T-shirt will be a maximum of three ink colors, including black
  • T-shirt fabric can be almost any color so consider that in your design
  • Design for front of t-shirt only
  • If submitting a hand drawing, please submit no larger than 8.5-by-11-inch format
  • Multiple designs may be submitted
  • Submissions by ADULTS ONLY please

Submission Deadline: TBD in September 2018

Previous years' winners are not eligible so everyone else... get inspired, and get your submissions in!

Previous years’ non-winning entries are welcome and can be re-entered.

During the contest, you can submit your entry at the MX front office in the box marked "T-shirt Contest", mail your entry to school (Malcolm X Elementary Design Contest, 1731 Prince Street, Berkeley, CA 94703), or email your entry to Dan Ross dangodan01@gmail.com

Fine print

By submitting an entry, the artist consents that it is his/her own original work and that he/she has all necessary rights and permissions to use included elements. The t-shirt contest team reserves the right to make adjustments and alterations to the winning entry to ensure that the reproduction of the image is of best quality. The winning artist releases to MX the exclusive right to artwork to be used for school promotional material. The winner(s) will be rewarded with a MX shirt featuring his/her design. No submissions will be returned.

How to vote

Everyone gets to vote! Please participate in deciding each year's limited edition t-shirt design by voting on your favorite. Thanks to everyone who submitted a design. Just follow the instructions. You can preview the designs and vote for the t-shirt design that you would like to represent Malcolm X Elementary School each year.