Rules and Eligibility – VAC

Rules and Eligibility for Submitting to High School Visual Arts Competition

Registration is currently open and will close at Midnight, February, 23rd.  Click here to register. (link to form)


All high school students living in or attending school in Moraga, Orinda, or Lafayette and/or Acalanes Union High School District, including Las Lomas High School, are invited to participate.


Students may submit only one art piece per category, but may enter more than one category.  2D Artwork and Photography/Digital Design may not exceed 36″ x 36″ or 36″ x 48″. 3D Artwork may not exceed 36″ in height.

Artwork must be created while the student attends high school (9-12 grade). During the registration process, students will be asked to list their teacher’s name for artwork that was created in class during school. We want to acknowledge the contribution of Art Teachers on behalf of our students and community. Artwork that was created outside of school may submitted as long as the work was done while attending high school.


Cash prizes for 1st – 3rd place per category, plus honorable mention, totaling up to $2,400 will be awarded:

1st Place – $300

2nd Place – $200

3rd Place – $100

Honorable Mentions – $25

Best in Show – $300