Achieving Artists - Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers Scholarship Art Contest

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Artwork in the media of paintings, drawings, mix media, photography and sculptures will be accepted. Scholarship prizes ranging from $1,000 - $2,000 will be awarded to help further college education.

 Municipal Art Committee

The High School Art Contest originated in 2011, each spring Avondale Municipal Art Committee holds the Achieving Artists High School Art Contest to provide an opportunity for committee to encourage & recognize the artistic talents of Avondale’s graduating high school seniors.

Achieving Artists High School Art Contest is open to all graduating seniors from Avondale High Schools. The artwork of the overall winner of this competition will be displayed at the Performing Arts Center at Estrella Mountain Community College Campus.  The exhibit in Avondale will show case various mediums in the categories of two and three dimensional art and photography.  The awards will be applied towards the college of the recipients’ choice, in the event no school is chosen the award will be forfeited or awarded runner-up. The contest is sponsored by the Avondale Municipal Art Committee, and partnerships with other art and educational organizations. 


Teens Sought for Avondale Art Scholarship Contest

 

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The Avondale Municipal Art Committee (AMAC) is inviting budding artists to take part in the Achieving Artists - Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers Scholarship Art Contest, open to all high school age graduating seniors in Avondale who are planning on enrolling into college.

Artwork in the media of paintings, drawings, mix media, photography and sculptures will be accepted.  Scholarship prizes ranging from $1,000 - $2,000 will be awarded to help further college education. Deadline to submit is April 3, 2019. Entries need to have a copy of the online registration form attached to the piece and must be submitted to the reception desk of Avondale City Hall, 11465 West Civic Center Dr., Avondale, AZ 85323.

Achieving Artists - Mayor Marie Lopez Rogers Scholarship Art Contest is a great opportunity for the City and the Avondale Municipal Art Committee to support and encourage talented youth in their creative and artistic endeavors,” said Councilmember Bryan Kilgore, who led the development of the program when he served as chair of the AMAC prior to becoming a councilmember.  

Submitted artworks will be showcased at a special art show on April 18, 2019. Artwork will be on display at the Estrella Mountain Community Performance Arts Center from April 15-29, 2019. For details please visit http://www.avondaleaz.gov/ArtContest. For more information call 623-333-2787 or email dfranklin@avondaleaz.gov

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