CUMBERLAND — The Maryland State Board of Elections, in partnership with the Fine Arts Office of the Maryland State Department of Education, has extended the deadline for submissions in a statewide “I Voted” sticker state elections student art competition.
The competition is accepting entries from public school students from prekindergarten to 12th grade until 5 p.m. on Oct. 25.
The winning artwork will be printed on voting stickers for distribution at polling locations across the state during the upcoming 2020 elections.
The winning artist will receive a $100 gift card for new art supplies. Their art teacher will receive $500 to purchase art supplies or equipment for their school or community art program.
The design must contain the theme of the state of Maryland, voting or elections in Maryland or the United States. The design should not contain any text.
The dimensions of the design should fit on a circular sticker 2 inches in diameter. Selected artwork will fit the circle inside the “I Voted” circular border.
For more information, including rules of the competition, visit https://www.msdefinearts.org/state-election-sticker-art-competition. Multiple entries are not permitted.