Header Image: 2021 Art Contest K-2nd Grade first place entry by Brookelyn Bowen.
NGEMC's 2021-22 art contest is now open to students in kindergarten through 5th grade.
"The Light of My Life” Show us your favorite person—or people.
December 10, 2021
Submit artwork online -or- mail artwork to the address below. (online submissions preferred).
NGEMC Art Contest
Attn: Shelby Shupe
P.O. Box 1407
Dalton, Ga 30722-1407
Participating schools should be located within NGEMC's seven-county service area: Catoosa, Chattooga, Floyd, Gordon, Murray, Walker and Whitfield counties. There are no restrictions on art medium or size (digital art is also allowed). However, all entries must have the following information included for each individual art piece in order to qualify. Please do not staple, tape, or glue anything to the artwork. You may write on the back of the artwork in pencil or pen.
- Student name
- Grade level
- School name
- Teacher name
- Teacher contact information
Awards and Prizes
First and second place winners will be selected in two separate age divisions, kindergarten-2nd grade and 3rd-5th grade. Winning art entries will be featured in the March GEORGIA Magazine. The teacher of each first-place entry will receive $200 to be used for classroom supplies, and the students with first-place entries will receive a $50 gift card.
For more information, please call 706.259.3394, extension 1427.