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Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony and Reception

Sunday, April 12, 2015

1 - 2:00 PM Reception ; 2:00 PM Program

Mississippi Museum of Art, The Art Garden

The Mississippi Museum of Art hosts the reception for this annual art and writing competition for students in grades 7-12 from throughout the state. All artworks receiving Gold Key, Silver Key, or Honorable Mention at the regional level will be recognized prior to national competition. Regional Gold Key awarded works are eligible to compete on the national level. Students are invited to the reception and college fair in the Museum's Trustmark Grand Hall and the combined ceremony will follow in The Art Garden. In the instance of rain, all events will be moved to the following Sunday, April, 19, 2015. Please call 601.960.1515 on the morning of April 12th if rain is forecasted.