Published on Monday, July 11th, 2011
Global Art Vietnam is hosting an international painting contest for children. On July 7th, in coordination with the Ministry of Education and Training “My world-My future
” is recommended for children aged 4 to 16 from across the world.
The contest commenced in 2004 and since been held in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, China, Singapore and India, drawing in thousands of young competitors from 20 different countries.
Not merely a project to promote creativity, this contest aspires to help children express their dreams and outlook for the environment and the future of the world. It creates an encouraging environment to develop aesthetic sense and a chance to intermingle with children from different cultures.
The qualifying round will be held between August 15th to October 15th at schools in cities and provinces of Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho and Da Nang. And it is expected that about 1,500 contestants will take part in the final round in Ho Chi Minh City in November.
The organizers will offer one special award with a cash prize of VND20 million and a tour of a foreign country. There will also be 8 first prizes worth VND15 million each, 8 second prizes worth VND10 million each, 8 third places worth VND5 million each and 160 encouragement prizes worth VND2 million each.