The First Annual Youth Aviation Art Contest, sponsored by the Sports Aviation Foundation and the Carson Valley Arts Council, encourages youth, ages 6 to 17, to reflect on aviation by designing a piece of art based on this year’s chosen theme: “Aviation Now & Then.”
All students attending home, private, charter or public schools in Douglas County are eligible in the following groups:
- Group I: Junior Division – ages 6 to 9
- Group II: Intermediate Division – ages 10 to13
- Group III: Senior Division, ages 14 to 17
First-place, second-place, and third-place winners in each of the three age categories receive ribbons and a certificate. A Grand-prize winner will be awarded in each of the three age categories. Grand-prize winners will receive a $100 Visa card.
The contest runs September 1 thru October 10. All entries must be dropped off at the Carson Valley Art’s Council’s offices in Minden by the deadline of October 10, 5 pm. Entries will be judged by a panel of 5 judges from the arts community. Winners will be presented with their awards on October 22 at the Copeland Gallery.Entry Form