Submit Artwork for International Student Art Contest by Nov. 15

Written by: developer

For its fourth year, the Space Foundation’s International Student Art Contest has a new earlier deadline. All entries for the 2014 contest must be submitted by Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, noon Universal Time, (12:00 UTC), and be submitted online by the student’s teacher.

For the 2013 contest, 4,700 entries were submitted, representing 45 countries, including 38 U.S. states and territories – the largest response since the contest began.

Students from around the world, ages 3 to 18 years, are invited to enter the Space Foundation’s 2014 International Student Art Contest, creating their own spaceship design for the contest theme “My Spaceship Looks Like…”

Prizes will be awarded by age category and the winners notified in early 2014.

Awards and Categories
The Space Foundation will award a total of 25 prizes to 24 winners — first, second and third place for each age category, and a Space Foundation Achievement Award for the overall top entry.

Artwork Media/Format
Mixed media
Digital art

Eight Age Categories
3 – 4 years      11 – 12 years
5 – 6 years      13 – 14 years
7 – 8 years      15 – 16 years
9 – 10 years    17 – 18 years

Prizes and Exposure

  • All winners receive a prize, a ribbon and a certificate
  • First place winners and the Space Foundation Achievement Award winner will receive an additional prize
  • All entries will be displayed in the online Space Foundation art gallery on and winners will be showcased on the Space Foundation website
  • All winners receive international exposure – digital images of past winners’ artwork have been sent to the International Space Station

How to Enter
The Space Foundation partners with to receive all artwork entries. Artsonia is free to use, and teachers may submit student art entries into the contest without joining Artsonia.

To learn more, review details or submit artwork, go to

For art upload or submission questions, contact Artsonia customer support at [email protected] or call 800.869.9974 (U.S. only) or +1.224.538.5060 (outside of the U.S.). For general contest questions, contact the Space Foundation at [email protected].

This article is part of Space Watch: October 2013 (Volume: 12, Issue: 10).