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You Art What You Eat Student Art Contest

TDA’s You Art What You Eat art contest engages students K-12 in learning about healthy nutrition by encouraging them to use their imagination and illustrate healthy school meals while also incorporating TDA's provided theme. The winning entries inspire designs for cafeteria posters, social media ads, flyers and other resources that schools across Texas will use for celebrating National School Lunch Week and School Breakfast Week. The posters, toolkit materials and original artwork from the winners and runners up will be displayed in the State Capitol February 14-19, 2019.

Contest Overview
  • Students will incorporate school lunch or breakfast items into their artwork.
  • Winners will be chosen from 
    • Primary (Kindergarten - 5th grade) 
    • Secondary (6th grade - 12th grade)
  • Winners will be announced in September 2019.

2019-2020 Art Contest Themes
  • Save the Day with a Healthy School Lunch
  • Save the Day with a Healthy School Breakfast

Deadline
  • Friday, April 12, 2019

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