Guidelines & Deadlines

Guidelines and deadlines vary by region. To find your guidelines and deadlines, you must locate your Affiliate Partner.

Students who attend schools in the United States can use the zip code look-up tool below to find their Affiliate Partner and learn about their region’s guidelines and deadlines. Remember to enter the school zip code; home school students should enter their home zip code.

International students should click the links at the bottom of the page for international art and writing guidelines.

In the form below:

You must select “Art” or “Writing”, and click the “Submit” button to view your region.

Find Your Affiliate Partner

International Students

Students in Canada, a U.S. territory, or a U.S. school abroad may submit work to The Awards. Foreign exchange students who are temporarily residing in the U.S. may also participate if they are attending an American school.
International Art guidelines
International Writing guidelines