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MCA Christmas Artwork Contest

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - Sunday, March 4, 2018
Location(s): See Form

Announcing the 2017-2018 Missionary Childhood Association (MCA) Christmas Artwork Contest! Twenty-four winners will be selected in this competition. Winning artwork will be displayed at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. during Advent and Christmas 2018.

Two grand prize winners will be selected and their artwork reproduced as the official Christmas cards of the National Director of the Pontifical Mission Societies in the United States, Father Andrew Small, OMI. Contest winners will be notified in April 2018 and announced to Catholic media in November 2018. All winners receive a commemorative plaque. Past winners may not enter this year’s contest.

Topics:
  • Nativity
  • Three wise men
  • Shepherds
  • Mary with Infant Jesus
  • Archangel Gabriel
  • Newborn Jesus in a Manger
  • Mary and Jospeh's travels to Bethlehem

See the form below for complete guidelines. This contest is open to young people in grades K-8 All entries must be postmarked and / or received no later than January 31, 2018.

Christmas Art Contest Entry Form
Concurso de Arte de Navidad

Mailing Address:

Diocese of Fort Worth
800 West Loop 820 South
Fort Worth, TX 76108