GAINESVILLE - PRESS RELEASE — Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) announced today that his office will extend the deadline for the 2020 Congressional Art Competition to Friday, May 22 due to COVID-19.
"Each year, I am truly humbled by the tremendous talent in the Ninth Congressional District and impressed by the artwork these students produce," said Rep. Collins.
All students grades 9-12 who reside in the 9th Congressional District of Georgia are invited to participate in this competition.
To comply with current social distancing guidelines due to COVID-19, we ask that all participants submit their artwork virtually. Artwork must be submitted via email to Ms. Tena Riley by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 22, 2020. The winner's artwork will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year.
Competition rules and submission details are available here. Please contact Ms. Tena Riley with any questions at (770) 297 3388 or Tena.Riley@mail.house.gov.
More information can be found here.