Ninth Congressional District Art Competition

The 2019 Ninth Congressional District Art Competition has begun. The winning work from the Ninth District will be displayed along with winners from other congressional districts across the country in the United States Capitol. The competition is open to high school students residing in the Ninth District.

Submissions are due to the Congressman’s office by April 26th and may be turned in at any of the locations below. Students’ artwork will be judged by an independent panel of Ninth District art experts, and will be assessed on artistic ability and creativity. A Student Information and Release Form must be filled out and accompany each submission. More information about the Congressional Art Competition, including official rules and artwork guidelines, can be found on Congressman Meuser’s website

Important Dates

April 26 Submissions due

May 8 Winner will be notified

June 24 Winners’ Reception and Unveiling at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

Drop-off Locations

All entries must be submitted before April 26 at 5:00pm

Pottsville District Office

March 20 – April 26

Monday-Friday

9:00am – 5:00 pm

121 Progress Avenue

Suite 110

Pottsville, PA

570-871-6370

Palmyra District Office

April 22-25 | 9am-4pm

1044 E. Main Street

Palmyra, PA

Bloomsburg

April 23 | 9am-4pm

Rep. David Millard’s Office

1000 Market St, Ste. 39

Bloomsburg, PA

Albrightsville

April 16 | 9am-4pm

Rep. Doyle Heffley’s Office

2681 State Route 903, Unit 3

Albrightsville, PA

Important Links:
Information about the Congressional Art Competition | Rules and Regulations | Student Release Form

Artwork Guidelines

No larger than (h) 26” x (w) 26” x (d) 4”, incl. frame
Weigh no more than 15 pounds
Must be in its original medium, not scanned
Acceptable media include:
Painting
Drawing
Print
Computer-generated
Mixed media
Collages (two-dimensional)
Photographs
Entries must be original in concept and execution, and may not violate U.S. copyright laws

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