Ocean Awareness Student Contest
Deadline June 14 (must be received by this date), formerly June 15. Highly recommended free contest gives prizes up to $1,500 in each genre for poetry/spoken word, creative writing (fiction and essays compete together), performing arts (music/dance), film, visual art, and interactive/multimedia by students aged 11-18 about climate change and ocean conservation. 2021 theme is 'Water Rising'. Junior division is for students ages 11-14; Senior division is for students ages 15-18. See website for length limits in various genres for each age division. To qualify, works submitted must have been created during the current academic year (July 2020-June 2021). All entries must also include a brief reflection, 100 words minimum, on your work, along with contact information for an adult sponsor. Enter online. Contest sponsor Bow Seat is a nonprofit that fosters the next generation of environmental activists.
Published: April 9, 2021