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Congressman Aderholt Announces Changes to 2020 Student Art Competition

April 2, 2020
Press Release

Representative Robert Aderholt (AL-04) today announced changes to the 2020 Congressional Art Competition.  Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, which has resulted in all schools being closed, this year’s art competition has been modified for the safety of our students, teachers and special guests who normally attend. 

This year the art teacher/student must submit a high resolution up-close jpeg photo that clearly shows the student’s original artwork to .   Along with the photo of the artwork, they will also need to include the completed Student Release form.  The student release form link can be found at the bottom  of the page along with the 2020 Competition Rules & Regulations.  Congressman Aderholt encourages all students 9th-12th grade students who are interested in the competition, to still participate even though the competition had to be modified due to the crisis.


Entries must be submitted by email, no later than 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 16, 2020.  The submission must include a single entry per student and a completed Student Information & Release Form No entry will be considered submitted without a completed release form. 

APRIL 16, 2020 – Deadline for submitting entries
MAY 1, 2020      – Winners will be announced on Congressman Aderholt's Facebook page

·      You can access the Student Release Form here.

·      You can access the Competition Rules & Regulations here.

Please contact Pam Abernathy @ 256-546-0201 or