Celebrating Youth in ART

ACT-BELONG-COMMIT Young REGIONAL ARTIST AWARD

We are excited to again run the Act-Belong-Commit Young Regional Artist Award to celebrate youth getting creative to stay happy + healthy. This year we have three categories - Six and Under, Twelve and Under and a Judges' Selection with $1,000 in prizes.

The Act-Belong-Commit Young Regional Artist Award are open to young people currently living in regional/remote Western Australia. You can find all the details about the awards below.

The work on the left is called 'Chicken' by Addi, one of the winners of the 2019 Act-Belong-Commit Young Artist Award.

We wish all young artist every success with their creative endeavours.

If you have any questions, please message 0419 766 808 or email executive@northmidlands.org.au

Get creative for health + happiness


CATEGORIES + PRIZES

This year we have three categories - Under Six, Under Twelve and a Judges' Selection with $1,000 in prizes.

Categories + Prizes

  • Six and Under - $250 towards art supplies of your choice
  • Twelve and Under - $250 towards art supplies of your choice
  • Judge's Selection - $500 towards art supplies of your choice (winner selected from entries received from the above two categories)



How to Enter + Important Dates

How to Enter

To enter, take a good picture of any piece of artwork the young person has created between March 2020 - July 2020. One entry per person.

Email the photo to executive@northmidlands.org.au including;

  • Name and age of the artist (We require the age to place into correct category)
  • Title of the artwork
  • A short description of the work
  • Your shire/suburb

Entries have been extended to 5pm on Sunday 19 July 2020.

The Act-Belong-Commit Young Regional Artist Awards are open to young people currently living in regional/remote Western Australia.

Important Dates

  • Entries to be received by 5pm Sunday 19 July 2020
  • The online exhibition will be launched on Sunday 26 July 2020
  • People's Choice voting and judging opens on Sunday 26 July 2020
  • People's Choice voting and judging closes at 5pm Sunday 9 August 2020
  • Winners will be announced on Sunday 16 August 2020

How Winners ARE Selected? + Questions

How winners are selected

Entries are exhibited in our Infinity virtual gallery, where the public will be encouraged to vote on their favourite piece. There will be one winner per category. The tally of votes and judges' decision is final.

If you have any questions, please message 0419 766 808 or email hello@northmidlands.org.au

We wish all young artist every success with their creative endeavours.

Get creative for health + happiness



Support Services

If needed, here are a few support services to help you, your friends and family during this time...

Beyond Blue | Headspace | Anxiety Self Care

ACT-BELONG-COMMIT

Being active, having a sense of belonging and having a purpose in life all contribute to happiness and good mental health. We encourage everyone to Act, Belong and Commit.

For more on Act-Belong-Commit, check out their website.

We're proud to work with Healthway to promote the Act-Belong-Commit message through our Community Strengthening Program. Our many thanks to the Government of Western Australia, Healthway and Act-Belong-Commit for helping keep our community happy, healthy and connected.