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Children’s prize art competitions

See the winners of the March 2018 competition.

  • New children’s art competition every month on a different theme
  • All entries go into permanent online gallery
  • Nine prizes every month totalling at least £240 (approx US$340)
  • Free personalised participation certificates
  • Entries divided into three age groups (0-7, 8-11 and 12-18)
  • Open to both teachers and families

For more information, see the rules and Q&A.

Prizes

The best three competition entries in each age group (0-7, 8-11, and 12-18) feature in the winners’ gallery and on the home page, and winners receive personalised certificates and cash prizes totalling at least £240 (approximately US$340):

  Entrant in each age group
First prize £35 (approx US$50)
Second prize £25 (approx US$35)
Third prize £20 (approx US$30)

Themes

Entries should relate closely to the competition theme, allowing for a degree of imaginative interpretation.

Month Theme Closing date Award date
Apr 2018 Transportation of the future 07 May 2018 21 May 2018
May 2018 Insects 07 Jun 2018 21 Jun 2018
Jun 2018 Party invitation 09 Jul 2018 23 Jul 2018
Jul 2018 Lion's face 07 Aug 2018 21 Aug 2018
Aug 2018 Gymnastics 07 Sep 2018 21 Sep 2018
Sep 2018 Cooking 08 Oct 2018 22 Oct 2018
Oct 2018 Hearts 07 Nov 2018 21 Nov 2018
Nov 2018 Forest 07 Dec 2018 21 Dec 2018
Dec 2018 Riding an elephant 07 Jan 2019 21 Jan 2019
Jan 2019 Roses 07 Feb 2019 21 Feb 2019
Feb 2019 Twins 07 Mar 2019 21 Mar 2019
Mar 2019 Art gallery 08 Apr 2019 22 Apr 2019
Apr 2019 Wallpaper design 07 May 2019 21 May 2019
May 2019 Ray of light 07 Jun 2019 21 Jun 2019
Jun 2019 Portrait of a friend 08 Jul 2019 22 Jul 2019
Jul 2019 Baby gorilla 07 Aug 2019 21 Aug 2019

Terms and conditions

Please refer to the rules of entry and our privacy policy. Please note in particular:

  • Only one entry per child will be accepted for each month’s competition.
  • Winners will be notified within fourteen days of the closing date.
  • Prize money will be sent by UK cheque or Western Union, according to each winner's preference.