Art Contests For Kids
Teen Ink Magazine Cover Art Contest: Submit an original art work to Teen Ink magazine, and get featured on the cover if you win! Winners will also receive a free copy of the magazine. There are no deadlines to this art contest; eligibility requirements not stated.
Get to Know Art Contests for Kids: If you live in USA or Canada, you are eligible to enter this art contest. To enter, you must be age 19 or under. Create an artwork that is about nature and is full color--no black and white. Grand prize winner will receive an assortment of art supplies; this art contest ends on November 1, 2014.
Art Smart Challenge: The theme for this year's art contest is "My World". Based on that theme, create an original artwork about an important event, person or idea in your life. Entry fee is $5 for the competitive category; this art contest ends on September 15, 2014. People of all ages are invited to participate in this contest. Various prizes are available.
Constitution Day Poster Design Contest: This art contest invites you to "grab your colored pencils, markers, crayons, finger paints or watercolors and design a handmade poster showing how you and your family benefit from the freedoms embodied in the U.S. Constitution." Grand prize winner will receive a $200 US Savings Bond; other winners will receive a $50 savings bond. Entries must be postmarked by October 1, 2014. Kids in grades K-12 who live in the USA are welcome to participate.
Mystery Build Art Contest: This art contest for kids will require you to buy a "mystery box" , which contains items that you will use to create something amazing--you can ONLY use the items in the kit. You must take photos or video footage of you building your special something as part of the entry process. Deadline to enter is October 20, 2014. Prizes are extensive and total $21,000; the top cash prize is $6000, the "best in show" award. This contest is open only to residents of the USA and Canada. If you are under 18 and you win, the prize will be given to your parents or legal guardian.
Animal Rescue Kid's Art Contest: Art contest for kids ages 16 and under. Enter this monthly contest by submitting a drawing of their favorite animal. Winner and five runners up will receive "animal rescue" prize package.
FreeKidsCrafts.com: This is a monthly contest; kids ages 3-12 may create an original craft made from basic craft or household items and enter by submitting a photo. Four contributors chosen to win $50 in free craft materials.
CelebratingArt: Contest is for kids in grades K-12, with four contest divisions by age. $5000 in prizes will be awarded to teachers and students. Entry deadlines are December 3, 2013 and April 9, 2014. Teachers can submit students art and students can submit their own artwork also.
Worldwide Kids Drawings: This is a biannual kid's art contest: first contest is from January through June; second contest runs from July through December. Drawings must be original and not traced or copied. First place is $1000, Second Place is $500 and Third place is $250. A submission fee of $5.00 is required. Contest is judged in three categories: ages 6-8, ages 9-12, and ages 13-17.
2014 Save the Frogs Art Contest: This annual art contest is open to anyone worldwide, of any age. Deadline to enter is October 15, 2014. The Grand Prize Winner will receive $100 cash, $75 worth of "Frog Cash" to be used for any of the merchandise in the Save the Frogs Gift Center, and become an official judge of next year's Save the Frogs! Art Contest.