Question 1: What is the annual postmark deadline?

Answer 1: February 1.

Question 2: I submitted artwork, but have not received it yet, where is it?

Answer 2: All artwork is mailed back promptly in the early spring of each contest season. Please double check you have mailed it to the correct address. We are not responsible for lost mail. 

Question 3: Is there a traveling art display or bin?

Answer 3: No, there is no longer a traveling art display or bin due to limited staff and funds. If you are interested in outreach materials, please email and we will see if materials can be mailed out.

Question 4: Can I email my entry for submission?

Answer 4: No, please do not email your entry. All artwork must be mailed to the listed address as indicated in the instructions. 

Question 5: How can I confirm my artwork entry was received?

Answer 5: If your artwork has been successfully received and processed, you will receive a letter of acknowledgement and a certificate of participation. If you submitted artwork and did not receive a return letter, please check your tracking number and provide it when asking questions via email.

Question 6: What happens if my artwork was damaged in shipping?

Answer 6: We are not responsible for damaged artwork or packages. Please reach out to the shipping vendor you used to resolve any issues. Note that there is a risk when mailing your artwork.