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Student Art Contest



Deadline March 2, 2013


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ELIGIBILTY: Ninth – 12th grade public, private and home-schooled high school students in Dallas/ Fort Worth and surrounding areas

PRIZES: First place – $1,000

Second place – $750

Third place – $500


PIECES PER STUDENT: One piece per student. Diptychs will be accepted as long as they remain within the acceptable dimensions.

SIZE REQUIREMENTS: Maximum 36 x 36 inches. All entries must be ready to hang. Size restrictions

do not include matting.


  • Original color, film and digital photos
  • Drawings and paintings may be in any desired medium but please make sure that charcoals and pastels are properly affixed and will not rub off.
  • Video entries will be accepted and film entries must be accompanied by projector.
  • Mixed media/ printmaking

Student’s name, address, email and phone number must be written on the back of the submission.

All students must turn in a completed Contest Entry Form along with their work in order to be eligible for a prize. All works submitted will be available for pick up at the Foundation following the conclusion of the contest.

RESTRICTIONS: No nudes, drug use, violence or inappropriate subject matter will be accepted.

DROP OFF: Deadline is Saturday, March 2, 2013

Students or teachers must drop off or mail entries to:

The Goss-Michael Foundation

1405 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75207

Tues. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m – 4 p.m.

For more information contact: Brenda Matamoros, Educational Programs

214-696-0555 x 104


JUDGING: The awards reception will be held Saturday, March 9 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. In addition, the winners will be featured in our monthly newsletter and on the website, www.gossmichaelfoundation.org.

PICK UP: All entries must be picked up by 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 9. There will be no storage after this time. If you cannot pick up your work, we must receive written consent from you stating someone will be picking up your art, that person will be asked to show ID.