We invite school aged children and teens to join an Art Contest. The theme is "A Day in Africa." Artwork must be based on a cultural information of an African country. For research info, you may visit


One entry per student. No fee to enter. Open to all students residing in the US, ages 8 -18. Completely original hand-done work (not scanned reproduction). Both wet and dry mediums are welcome. Flat surface, size 8x11 inches. Contest starts on January 15, 2018 and ends on July 31, 2018 (post marked). Winners will be chosen and notified by Sept 15, 2018. First, 2nd and 3rd places for each age group: Gr 3 –5, Gr 6—8 and High School Include a signed “Entry form” with each artwork. Prize money: $100, $75, $50 for 1st, 2nd, 3rd places and posting on Harambee website.  Judges’ decision final.

Please mail to:
Murray Hill Place
Harambee Art Contest
243 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10016

Application PDF

Complete Rules PDF