Lower Shore Addiction Awareness Art Competition

Now Accepting Submissions for the 2021 Lower Shore Addiction Awareness Visual Arts Competition
Lower Shore Addiction Awareness Visual Art Competition
This competition is made possible by support from the Maryland Opioid Operational Command Center, Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico & Worcester County Health Departments

Eligibility: Any public, private or home school students in grades 6th-12th in Dorchester, Somerset Wicomico & Worcester schools may submit one (1) entry

Submission requirements:

  •  Each work must be clearly marked with the student’s name, grade, teacher’s name and school, and be accompanied by this completed form.

  • Works may be in any media including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, digital design, film/video etc. Film/video entries must be submitted on a USB drive.

  • Works are to be no larger than 28 inches x 28 inches, including any mat, frame, etc., and weigh no more than 10 pounds.

  • 2D works must be matted or framed, and ready to hang.

  • The theme of the work must be opioid or other drug and/or alcohol addiction and recovery.

Submitting: Entries must be submitted to United Way before 5:00 pm on Friday, April 23, 2021. All entries are to be delivered to United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore, 803 N. Salisbury Blvd., Suite 2100, Salisbury, MD 21801. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5 pm. Contactless drop off is available by leaving the art in the vestibule. Please make sure this form is securely attached to the work in order to properly identify it, as requested below.


2021 Entry Form


Past entries are available for display at community events.  For more information about the Lower Shore Addiction Awareness Art Competiton, or to host the 2020 submissions contact Claire Otterbein at claire@uwles.org