Scholastic Art & Writing Awards - Alliance for Young Artists & Writers


How to Enter

1. Create your account

Both students and educators can create an account using our online portal. This is where you’ll find your school and enter your work.

Create your account

2. Upload your best work

Don’t forget to seek feedback from educators, family, and friends when editing your work. 

For art, you will upload digital images of your work to enter into the Awards. Show your work at its best with high quality documentation. 

tips for documenting your work

Be sure to select the category that best represents your work.

view categories

3. Pay for Your Entry

Entry fees are $10 per individual entry and $30 per portfolio. If the entry fee is a barrier to your participation in the Awards, you can request the fee to be waived in the online portal.

The Scholastic Awards open for entries in September and deadlines vary between December and January, depending on your region. Curious about your region’s deadline?

find your region

Visit our online galleries to see works from past National Medalists.

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