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MCEC’s Annual Call for the Arts ... Entries due January 31, 2014!

09/15/2013 Published by: Suzanne

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“The Art of Being a Military-Connected Child” . . . who would know better than the children of today’s soldiers?

Ever since it began in 2002, the Military Child Education Coalition’s® (MCEC’s®) annual “Call for the Arts” campaign has been an avenue for military-connected children to share what it means to be a military child.  MCEC® uses every opportunity to display the artistic skills of these unique, resilient children . . . whether it is at their annual MCEC® Training Seminars, in their On The Move magazines, in their annual calendar or other publications . . . or even on their web site as well as our™ home page!

Who can compete?

Open to all military-connected students, Pre-K through High School

What categories are there?

Artwork, Film and Writing

What are the Suggested Topics?
  • Parents/Family
  • Teachers/School
  • Transitions/Changes
  • Cultures You’ve Experienced
  • Military Lifestyle
  • Your Wishes, Hopes and Dreams
  • The Life Lessons You’ve Learned
When does it begin?

Every September 1st

What is the deadline?

Entries must be postmarked by the last Friday every January . . . so this year’s deadline is Friday, January 31, 2014.

More information and an official submission form can be found at the MCEC® web site!

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