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For information about award notification, shipping, artwork pickup, and the awards ceremony, please visit the Scholastic Art Awards website: Hawaii Art Region. For additional student, teacher, and parent/guardian information, please contact Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709,

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the nation’s largest, longest-running, most prestigious visual and literary arts program recognizing accomplishments of students in grades 7 – 12. It is a symbol of excellence that can bolster resumes, college applications and scholarship applications. All National Award recipients earn a place on the National Recipient list. Selected works will be featured in the National Catalog and The Best Teen Writing anthology. Works receiving Gold Key awards move on to the national level judging.

The Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Student Art Awards at the Hawai‘i State Art Museum exhibit displays artwork by students from across the state. The competition is open to all students (public, charter, home, and private) grades 7 – 12.

2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Submissions open September 13, 2017
Hawaii Art Region deadline: December 14, 2017, 5:59 PM Hawaii Standard Time (11:59 EST)
Hawaii Art Region contact: State of Hawai‘i Department of Education, Michelle Chun, (808) 305-9709,
Entry instructions, forms, and additional information: Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Guidelines & Deadlines

Read more about the 54th Annual Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Student Art Awards exhibit at the Hawai‘i State Art Museum: 2017 Hawai‘i Regional Scholastic Student Art Awards exhibit