Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Drama, Essay, Fantasy, Fiction, Journalism, Nonfiction, Personal Journals, Poetry, Science Fiction, Young Adult
$25 per portfolio - High school seniors in the U.S. or Canada can apply in 28 categories of art and writing. If the submission fee is a barrier to your participation in the Awards, we will waive the fee when you submit a Fee Waiver Form.
Gold Medal Portfolio - $10,000 scholarship
Silver Medal with Distinction Portfolio - $1,000 scholarship
High school seniors submitting a portfolio of six works are eligible for scholarships of up to $10,000. Students must submit a total of six art or writing works with accompanying artist and personal statements. Sixteen Gold Medal Portfolio recipients will receive $10,000 scholarships each, and 30 Silver Medal with Distinction Portfolio recipients will receive $1,000 scholarships each.
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are the nation’s longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens. Submissions for the 2021 Scholastic Awards open on September 1, 2020. Deadlines vary between December 2020 and January 2021, depending on your region. Visit our website to find out your regional deadline and how to enter.