Following Spring school term full competition project packs will be distributed to schools.
The competition will in line with the last week of term and the start of summer holidays.
All competition entries must be received by ‘BloominYorkshire’ on or before Yorkshire Day, the 1st August 2016.
The competition panel will compile all entries and a winning school will be chosen within this 4 week period.
Winning School will be announced to coincide with the 1st/2nd week of the new school term.
The project team hope to fundraise circa £1,000,000 from sales of the rose and additional memorabilia generated over circa 15 month period.
Exhibition site will open for planting.
The planting project is estimated to take 3.5 months with schools actively participating in planting the roses.
Week coinciding pre-organised celebrations/festivities start.
The official opening of the site with the final rose being planted by the competition winner.
Is planned closing date of the exhibition and the display will be dismantled.