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Columbia Legal Services is excited to announce the annual Imagine Justice Youth Art Celebration & Contest. We invite all youth, ages 5-19, to enter an original, 2-dimensional creation that reflects the theme “Imagining Justice.”

Entries will be reviewed by a panel of judges from the community and the winner of each age group will be awarded $500.

  • Elementary (age 5-10)
  • Middle School (age 11-14)
  • Highschool (age 15-19)

The contest is open to all youth ages 5-19, regardless of residency, school, or citizenship status. We particularly welcome and encourage entries from youth who have been impacted by the systems of incarceration or immigration.

  • Each individual may enter up to three original pieces.
  • Art can be in any 2-D medium, such as pen, paint, pencil, embroidery, digital tools, etc.
  • Deadline for entry is Friday, August 4, 2023
  • Submission form must be filled out accurately and with contact information
  • Artwork may be featured in Columbia Legal Services materials, exhibits or other communications.

Please submit your entries by completing the form below or message us through Facebook.

Columbia Legal Services:

  • Will credit artist, title, and year of entry for any reproduction or display of the entry.
  • Retains ownership of image files, copies and scans of all entries, and may copy, modify, distribute, and publicly display them.
  • May produce products such as posters, prints, t-shirts, notecards, etc. from winning entries.

If you have any questions please contact us at communications@columbialegal.org.

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