Challenge Community Services Virtual Art Competition 2021

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Date: July 31 2021 — January 10 2022
All Day
Location: Virtual Online

People with disability of all ages and young people in foster care throughout Australia are welcome to enter our 2021 Challenge Community Services Art Competition using “The Magic of Nature” as their inspiration.

Join us in recognising their incredible talents as we celebrate International Day of People with Disability.

Please click below to enter the competition:


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Key Timings:

Due to COVID-19, our annual art competition will be a little different this year. We will hold a virtual exhibition, and we ask participants to send in a photo of their artworks. For more information on key timings, download our flyer: 



Entries Close: 12th November 

Entries are open now until 12th November 2021.

Online Voting: Wednesday 24th November - Wednesday 1st December


Unfortunately due to COVID-19, we will not be undertaking in-person voting this year. Online voting for the People’s Choice Awards will take place on the Challenge Facebook page from Wednesday 24th November to Wednesday 1 December. Artworks will be sorted into albums by category, simply ‘like’ your favourite artwork per category to cast your vote. Please place only one vote per category. 

If you do not have a Facebook account, you may submit your vote by emailing

Online voting will close at midnight on Wednesday 1st December, late votes will not be accepted.

Virtual Exhibition: Wednesday 24th November - Friday 10th January 2022

Join us in celebrating some great artworks by enjoying our online virtual exhibition , on the Challenge Facebook page from Wednesday 24th November, and available to view any time after.

Presentation Day: Friday 3rd December 

Due to COVID-19, we will not be holding a face-to-face presentation event this year. Join us in celebrating International Day of People with Disability by enjoying our online virtual exhibition. We will announce winners via our social media channels and the Challenge website. 

The winning artists will be contacted shortly after the presentation to arrange delivery of their prizes and certificates.


Art Competition Events flyer

Art Competition Terms and Conditions

For more information please contact Challenge Marketing on (02) 4918 1413 or email


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