Peace Week Youth Art Contest

Congratulations to our 2021 Winners

  • 1st-2nd Grade Winner – Dawson B. – Arkansas Peace Party – Landmark Elementary
  • 3rd-4th Grade Winner – Lillian H. – Giving a Hand – Gandy Elementary
  • 5th – 6th Grade Winner – Joey C. – May Peace Fill Arkansas – Creekside Middle School

See all the Winners and Finalist

Arkansas Peace Week Art contest is open to Arkansas students, 1st – 6th grades.

Art should address the following theme:
Envision of a more peaceful Arkansas What actions can you take to promote peace and justice?

Each submission will be judged on the basis of following criteria: understanding and implementation of the theme, uniqueness and artistic style.

Awards will be presented in the following categories:

  • 1st & 2nd grades
  • 3rd & 4th grades
  • 5th & 6th grades

1st, 2nd and 3rd Place winners in each category will receive prizes.

All award winners will be announced, and are invited to present their art at Arkansas Peace Fest on September 26, 2021. Certificates and prizes will be mailed to the winners.

Art must be two dimensional 8.5″x11″ paper, cardboard or stock. Any medium is allowed, but we recommend using a paint, marker or pencil that wont smear or be damaged during shipment, handling or display.

Entries must be submitted by September 10, 2021. To register for the contest, Complete This Online Form. Art pieces must also be mailed with a printed copy of your entry form.

Only one entry per person is accepted. Art must be done by one person. Co-authored art are not accepted.

Schools, teachers, faith groups and other youth organizations are encouraged to sponsor and guide students with their submissions.

Submitted content will not be returned. Submitters will relinquish and transfer to Arkansas Peace Week usage rights for submitted content. Arkansas Peace Week may, without further approval exhibit, distribute, edit, reproduce, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and broadcast the submitted content.