Art Design Awards & Literary Competition

Our union’s annual Awards for Excellence in Art Design and Literary Competition help to recognise and encourage the artistic and literary talents of Queensland and Northern Territory students and teachers.

Excellence in Art Design Awards

The Excellence in Art Design Awards invite entries from preschool, primary and secondary school students and teachers in non-government schools throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory.

Award categories:

  • Preschool/kindergarten
  • Prep – Year 2
  • Years 3-4
  • Years 5-6
  • Years 7-8
  • Years 9-10
  • Years 11-12
  • Open (Teachers)
  • Indigenous Art (Years 5-12)

2021 details to be announced soon!

Details for the 2021 Excellence in Art Design Awards will be announced soon.

To view highlights from the 2020 awards, click here.

Literary Competition

The Literary Competition invites Queensland and Northern Territory students and teachers to share their literary prowess by submitting either poetry, short stories or non-fiction prose.

It is Queensland’s longest running literary competition.

The competition is open to entrants from students (years 5-12) and teachers in Queensland state and independent schools and Northern Territory independent schools.

Competition categories:

  • Years 5-6
  • Years 7-8
  • Years 9-10
  • Years 11-12
  • Open (Teachers)

2021 details to be announced soon!

Details for the 2021 Literary Competition will be announced soon.

To view highlights from the 2020 competition, click here.