Upcoming Events

The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers is hosting virtual events to help you prepare your latest and greatest work to enter in the Scholastic Awards! Check back regularly for updates and new events.


Selecting a Category and Completing Your Entry

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 | 7:00–8:00 pm ET
Register now: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vW5iztHaTYCoSKxlz86owA

Not sure how to enter the Scholastic Awards or complete your entry? We’ve got you covered! Students, educators, parents, and guardians are invited to join us for a free webinar exploring how to choose the best category for your piece and complete your entry to the Scholastic Awards.

Scholastic Awards Alumni Panel: Creating Through Grief

Thursday, November 11, 2021 | 7:00–8:00 pm ET

Register now: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_L544mfkoQjWGb4TNBwD4ZQ

Educators and students are invited to join us to meet a panel of Scholastic Award-winning alum and hear how they turned their stories of grief and loss into art and healing. Works about personal grief, loss, and bereavement are eligible for the New York Life Award, which offers scholarships up to $1,000.

Panel: Meet Scholastic Awards Jurors

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 | 7:00–8:30 pm ET
Register now: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_URRKt7-7SzKt0ThHlF9rFA

Entering the Awards and want feedback on your work? Look no further! Students in grades 7–12, ages 13 and up, are invited to join us for a free virtual Q&A discussion with a panel of our very own Scholastic Awards jurors. Learn what jurors are looking for when they review work and hear tips on how to make your piece stand out.

Live Q&A with Scholastic Awards Staff

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 | 7:00–8:30 pm ET
Register now: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUtduirqDkqHdConAe_FwWEw-_RkhN79GcW

Have questions about the Scholastic Awards and don’t know where to turn? We’re here to help! Students, educators, parents and guardians are invited to speak with Scholastic Awards staff members one-on-one to get their questions answered in this free event.

Live Q&A with Scholastic Awards Staff

Thursday, December 9, 2021 | 7:00–8:30 pm ET
Register now: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUlde-gqT4qE9yfLiwmPhPl9BD3we-D6YhS

Have questions about the Scholastic Awards and don’t know where to turn? We’re here to help! Students, educators, parents and guardians are invited to speak with Scholastic Awards staff members one-on-one to get their questions answered in this free event.

Live Q&A with Scholastic Awards Staff

Thursday, December 16, 2021 | 7:00–8:30 pm ET
Register now: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0rcOCprjwpGNTJwKDBGg_GwyavxDxAG1PR

Have questions about the Scholastic Awards and don’t know where to turn? We’re here to help! Students, educators, parents and guardians are invited to speak with Scholastic Awards staff members one-on-one to get their questions answered in this free event.

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Header image credit: library in a train (2) by Yifeng Ma, Digital Art, Gold Medal. South Pasadena High School, South Pasadena, CA. Aimee Levie-Hultman, Educator.