ART CONTESTS and Art EVENTS for Enloe students

Every year Enloe participates in a variety of art contests and events from local up to the national level.  Contests are a great way to earn money, get recognition, and build self-esteem.

Below are some of the opportunities we will be participating in in the 2018-19 school year.

ALL YEAR Masterpiece of the Month - Students compete amongst themselves for local recognition on the loedown, bragging rights, a certificate, and for art supplies.


August winner Chagall Laurens


  • Sparkcon-downtown Raleigh.  Sidewalk drawing competition 9/14-15  Art club will create 2 squares. LINK
  • NC State Fair; artists can enter individually, and 6 artists will be selected to represent Enloe, CA$H prizes and ribbons.  Online entry due 9/15     LINK TO FAIR   



  • 11th Philharmonic Association Art Invitational DUE 10/10

$100 1st,AND publication on cover of program,  $75 2nd, $50 3rd, $25 Honorable Mention-all winners’ art displayed       -music themed

(note -teachers can only submit 3 entries)

  • NC State Fair -13th-23th, ART DUE 10/5-7

-Prizes; ribbons, rosettes, plaques, and money.

Fair representatives 2016

 Jean Ferman   Liz Choi

  • PTA contest theme; Heroes Around Me

Art due October local prizes=ribbons and recognition

potential to move on to a national competition  LINK


  • Portfolio Days         FOR 11TH & 12TH GRADE

Go meet with ALL the art schools from around the country, get critiques, catalogs, maybe scholarships??  See   schedule for more location & dates

Closest to Raleigh;

Richmond 10/27/2018

Washington DC 11/17/2018

Charlotte 11/18/2018

November continued

  • Poster contest for International compost Awareness Week

$500  LINK

December -February

  • Scholastic-One of the biggest most prestigious art competitions.  Starts regional, selected few make it to a national level. Deadline in December
  • Info:
  • More than $3.25 million in scholarships are available to graduating seniors who earn national medals through the Alliance Scholarship Provider Network. Twelve Portfolio Gold Medalists earn $10,000 scholarships from the Alliance. Select regions also offer cash awards, grants and other incentives. Click HERE to see some of  Enloes’ Winners


  • Gifts of Gold-Wake County, downtown gallery show, more info. to come (Art due 2/1) Each teacher chooses 1 work of art


  • Wake County Board show

Several artists will be selected to represent ENLOE at a county art show for the Wake County School Board- runs the month of April at 5625 Dillard Drive, Cary (Crossroads building)

 by Katlyn Pruitt


  • Enloe Senior Art Show-held at Enloe, reception following graduation.