“Mary’s Visit with the Angel Gabriel” by Ava Gray
2016 Category 1 First Place Winner
 

About HSLDA Contests

Every year, HSLDA offers quarterly contests in art, poetry, photography, and essay writing, open to all homeschooled students (ages 7–19). Through its contests, HSLDA hopes to offer homeschooled students the opportunity to hone their skills in a fun and creative setting that invites them to think outside the box and be rewarded for excellence.


Contest is currently closed.
Our contest will accept entries September 1st through November 1st.
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Now Accepting Submissions!
Our contest will accept entries December-January.
Entry postmark deadline: February 1st.
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Contest is currently closed.
Our contest will accept entries March-April.
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Contest is currently closed.
Our contest will accept entries June-August.
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Prizes

Contest winners will receive a cash congratulations, plus a wonderful transcript booster!

Category 1 2 3
1st Place $100 $150 $200
2nd Place $75 $100 $150
3rd Place $50 $50 $100
Honorable Mentions (2) $25 $25 $50

Photo Contest Winners
In addition to the cash prizes above, the top five winners of each category will receive a coupon for a FREE canvas print of their winning photo (or another photo of their choice) courtesy of ColorInc, an online photo print business owned and operated by a homeschooling family. We appreciate ColorInc’ support of our contests and the homeschool students and families they serve!

Free canvas print sizes:

1st Place:   20” x 30”
2nd Place:   16” x 20”
3rd Place:   11” x 14”
Honorable Mentions:   8” x 10”

Where Contest Profits Go

All contest profits go to our charitable arm, the Home School Foundation, which uses them to provide low-income homeschooling families with access to educational and legal resources to help them continue homeschooling.

To learn about the mission and funds of the Home School Foundation, visit their website at www.HomeSchoolFoundation.org.



Contact

Please contact the Contest Coordinator at contests@hslda.org with any questions. We love your feedback!