The 42nd Annual High School Student Art Competition is March 18 through May 7, 2016.

Students may enter up to 3 works for $5. All artwork must be original. Cash awards are: Best of Show $400, Second Place $225, Third Place is $100, plus more. The deadline to enter is Monday, March 7 at 4pm. You can download the Prospectus and entry form now. Go to There will be $1,000 in awards given this year.

Criteria for awards include originality and quality of artwork. Award winners will also be invited to co-curate the following summer's Permanent Collection Exhibition at the Art Center.

For more information contact the Quincy Art Center, 1515 Jersey Street, Quincy Illinois.

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