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Prize Details

Entries for the Local Artists – Local Content Student Award 2021 will open 6 October and close on 1 December 2020.

A total prize pool of $1,500 has been generously donated by the Friends, Regional Gallery, Caloundra Inc. Art supplies vouchers will be awarded across a range of categories to winning entrants and their schools.

Thirty finalists will be displayed in the Artroom at the Caloundra Regional Gallery, held in conjunction with the prestigious annual Local Artists - Local Content Art Award 2021 exhibition shown in Caloundra Regional Gallery.

Exhibition Dates

The exhibition will be on display from Friday 19 March – Sunday 2 May 2021 in the Artroom at the Caloundra Regional Gallery.

Winners Announcements

The winners will be announced on Saturday 20 March 2021 at 2pm at Caloundra Regional Gallery (more information to come).

Prizing

  • No cash prizes will be given but $1,500 in prize vouchers for art supplies will be awarded courtesy of the Friends, Regional Gallery, Caloundra Inc.
  • The Schools of the three winning entries will be awarded a prize voucher to the value of $200 for each age category. In the case of there being no direct School associated with the winning entry of a school aged child, the awarding of the School prize will be at the discretion of the Friends, Regional Gallery, Caloundra Inc., Caloundra Regional Gallery and Sunshine Coast Council.

Key dates

  • Entries open: Tuesday 6 October 2020
  • Entries close: Tuesday 1 December 2020
  • Finalists announced: early February 2021
  • The winners will be announced on Saturday 20 March 2021 at 2pm
  • Exhibition dates: Friday 19 March 2021 – Sunday 2 May 2021
  • Submission dates: Artworks and completed entry forms are to be delivered to Caloundra Regional Gallery on Wednesday 2 – Friday 4 December 2020 between the hours of 10am – 4pm
  • Return of finalists’ artworks: Collect from Caloundra Regional Gallery from Wednesday 5 – Friday 7 May 2021 between the hours of 10am to 4pm.