DFID Christmas Card Competition

Design a Christmas Card 


Working together we can change the world


The Department for International Development (DFID) invited all schools who have been involved in a Connecting Classrooms partnership to design a Christmas card. 


The theme for the design was: 


'Working together we can change the world!'


Students sent in their Christmas card designs illustrating one of the below:


  • what we can do to help other people
  • what we can do around the world to make it a better place
  • what we can do to make people happy



Competition Winners


DIFD received hundreds of entries and would like to thank all schools and students who took part. Choosing the winners was a very difficult task as all of the entries received were wonderful, vibrant, thoughtful and creative.




Miriam Mohan George, age 13, Rajagiri Public School, Rajagiri, Kalmassery, India.


Runners up:


Neveah Brown, age 7, St Werburgh’s Primary School, UK.


Georgia Bland, age 11, Glasgow Academy, UK.   


The winning designs will now be made into electronic Christmas cards and sent by DFID ministers and officials as a good will greeting to partners all over the world.