Science without Borders® Challenge
International Student Art Contest
The Science Without Borders® Challenge is an international art contest that engages students to promote the need to preserve, protect, and restore the world’s oceans and aquatic resources.
The Science Without Borders® Challenge was created to get students and teachers interested in ocean conservation through various forms of art. This annual contest inspires students to be creative while learning about important ocean science and conservation issues. The Challenge is open to primary and secondary school students 11-19 years old, with scholarships of up to $500 awarded to the winning entries.
The theme for this year’s Science Without Borders® Challenge is “Take Action: Conserve Coral Reefs.” Throughout the world, coral reefs are rapidly declining and threatened by a variety of factors—both natural and man-made. If nothing is done to save them, many coral reefs will no longer exist as functioning ecosystems by the end of the century. For this year’s contest, the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation is asking students to use their artistic talents to create a piece of art that illustrates one or more of the different actions that can be taken to preserve coral reefs.
The deadline to enter the 2020 Science Without Borders® Challenge is Monday, April 20, 2020.
To apply to the Challenge, read the SWB Challenge Contest Rules, fill out the SWB Challenge Submission Form online, and send your original artwork (along with a completed COPPA Privacy Form for students under the age of 13) to:
Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Science Without Borders® Challenge 7 Old Solomons Island Rd, Suite 200 Annapolis, MD 21401 USA
This international art competition is open to all students 11-19 years old.
Students must be enrolled in primary or secondary school, or the home school equivalent.
College and university students are not eligible for this contest.
Eligible Regions: Open for All