Rep. Zeldin Launches Digital Congressional Art Competition for High School Students
PATCHOGUE, NY - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) launched his sixth annual Congressional Art Competition for local high school students. In light of the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus, this year’s art competition will be entirely online. NY-1 High School students can submit their original artwork online by May 31st to be considered for this year’s competition.
The winners of this year’s competition will be announced June 2nd on Congressman Zeldin’s Facebook page.
The first place winner’s artwork will be displayed in the United States Capitol for one year and receive a $3,000 scholarship from the Savannah College of Art and Design and Tennessee Wesleyan College should the winner choose to pursue an art career at one of these institutions.
The second and third place winners will have their artwork displayed in Congressman Zeldin’s Patchogue office.
To learn more and submit artwork, local high school students can visit zeldin.house.gov/artcompetition.