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Hispanic Heritage Month Art Contest  Grades K-3

Theme “A recognition of the role of Hispanic-Americans in shaping Florida today.

If you would like for me to send in the entry, I must receive it, along with all of the paperwork attached complete by September 5th or you are able to submit it yourself.

Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scott’s Hispanic Heritage Month Art Contest is open to all K-3 students in the state of Florida. Two winners will be selected and will be notified after September 19, 2017.

Entry Dates: Entries must be mailed to Volunteer Florida: Hispanic Heritage Month Committee, 3800 Esplanade Way, Suite 180, Tallahassee, Florida 32311. All entries must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. EDT on Friday, September 12, 2017. Emailed, scanned, or faxed entries will not be accepted. Contestants are responsible for all shipping costs.

Awards: Winners will receive a prize at Governor Rick Scott and First Lady Ann Scotts Hispanic Heritage Month celebration to be held in Tallahassee. Reasonable travel and lodging expenses will be paid for the winners and one immediate family member.

2017 Art Contest Rules, Guidelines & Waiver Form (.PDF)

2017 Art Contest Rules, Guidelines & Waiver Form (.PDF) – Spanish

There is also an essay contest for older students where they can receive a 4-Year Florida College Plan scholarship. Please see the following link for more information.

U.S. Kids Annual Art Cover Contest (Artwork would need to be turned into me by Feb 2nd or you can submit on your own by Feb 12th.)
  • This years theme is My Imaginary Creature: Please use attached  pdf link for paper or 8.5×11
  • Here is the link for the Entry Form
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Students who would like more information and/or are interested in entering in this contest may see me, or visit