Children’s Drawing Competition

Scheme/programme : Children’s   Drawing & Painting  Competition


Objective : To encourage children’s creativity  in the field of  visual art and to widen the scope, to develop healthy competitive spirit at the tender age amongst the Goan children. The competition  is organized annually   on Children’s Day i.e. 14th November  or on  any suitable date, at appropriate venues decided by Kala Academy.


Participation : Entries invited by releasing press notes in local dailies.


Eligibility for  participation : Children upto the age of 16 years from Goa State can participate in the competition.


How to apply and documents required : Entry forms/rules available at Kala Academy and respective centres, free of charge. Prescribed entry forms duly filled in and supported with attestation  of the birth certificate by the concerned  Headmaster/Principal on the entry form in support of age proof of the participant are to be submitted on or before the stipulated date.


Participants’ categories : Children participating in the Competition are  divided into three categories  viz ‘A’ upto 7 years of age,  ‘B’ above 7 and below 12 years,   and ‘C’ above 12 and below 16 years.

Prize and merit certificates as per the scheme are awarded on the recommendation of panel of judges appointed by  Kala Academy.


Assistance available : All the participants are provided with only drawing paper  (A-4 imperial size) at the venue. Besides refreshments and small gift to each participant.  Rest of the painting and other  material is to be arranged by the participants.


Amount of Prizes : Category A:

1st Prize                     :  Rs.1000/-

2nd Prize                    :  Rs.  750/-

3rd Prize                     :  Rs.  500/-

Three consolation prizes of Rs.250/ each

besides merit certificates.


Category B:

1st Prize                     :   Rs. 1500/-

2nd Prize                    :   Rs. 1000/-

3rd Prize                     :   Rs.  750/-

Three consolation prizes of Rs. 350/- besides merit certificates


Category C:

1st Prize                     :  Rs. 2000/-

2nd Prize                    :  Rs. 1500/-

3rd Prize                     :  Rs. 1000/-

Three consolation prizes of Rs. 500/- each besides merit certificates.


Applications to be submitted to


: Member Secretary,

Kala Academy Goa.


Authority  for redressal of grievances


: Member Secretary/Chairman,

Kala Academy Goa


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