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Art for Health and Unity Competition
Unity in Action Magazine in collaboration with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign-Urbana Public Health District, and Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center is hosting the Art for Health and Unity Competition, a Champaign County community-wide art competition to promote COVID-19 prevention.
Participants of all ages will have the chance to win gift card prizes and have their art displayed throughout the community on public health marketing campaigns. Art submissions should feature COVID-19 prevention with the message “Protect & Respect” in any language. Priority will be given to art that highlights diversity and unity. The deadline for submissions is May 22 and art must be submitted in the form of digital art.
Artist submissions should feature COVID-19 prevention with the message
“PROTECT & RESPECT” in any language.
Priority will be given to art that highlights diversity.
Deadline for submission is May 22, 2021.
Submissions will be judged in two categories:Youth (17 and under)
Adults (18 and up)
The top three winners in each category will receive a gift card prize and their artwork will be featured in public health campaigns and in Unity in Action Magazine!First prize: $300 gift card; Second prize: $175 gift card; Third prize: $100 gift cardCopyright Policy
By entering the Art for Health & Unity Competition, you agree that you are submitting images of your own original artwork and not that of other artists or material in which you do not hold the copyright.Image Usage Rights
You are also agreeing, in advance, to have your submitted artwork and your image published to any print or digital/electronic property of Unity in Action Magazine. This includes, but is not limited to, public health materials, print and digital magazines, newsletters, websites, emails, social media pages, billboards, and promotional materials in perpetuity.
The 2021 Art for Health & Unity Competition was created by Unity in Action Magazine and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and is sponsored in partnership with the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center and the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District,
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