Below you'll find our most recent art contest information, scholarship applications, and Day in the Park vendor forms.
May 1, 2021
Mason Park, Laurel MS
Day in the Park is the Laurel Arts League’s largest annual event, which takes place the first Saturday each May in Mason Park. The day begins with a 5K race followed by a Fun Run. Throughout the day, patrons can enjoy live music, student and juried art competitions, delicious festival cuisine, children’s activities, and the works of skilled craftsmen from across the region.
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Students from Kindergarten to 12th grade exhibit their art in a large tent at Day in the Park. Judged by local artists and art educators, the winners are given a small scholarship and ribbon.
2021 Day in the Park: Student Art Contest info Coming Soon
Guidelines For Artwork:
2021 City Wide Art Contest
Theme: In My Garden I Would Grow…
Entry Deadline: 3/11/2021
Winners Exhibit, Lauren Rodgers Museum of Art: 4/23/2021 – 5/1/2021
Winners' Reception (Invitation Only):
Unless restrictions due to the pandemic change dramatically, we will NOT be hosting a Winners Reception at the LRMA this year. Instead, we will be recording a virtual walkthrough of the Winners Exhibit that will be shared on this website, the LRMA website, and all associated social media platforms.
The Laurel Arts League, a non-profit organization devoted to encouraging and fostering the arts, is offering a scholarship to collegiate art students.
Students must be entering their junior year or above, and should submit an application by May 31, 2021.
Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The scholarship amount is $2,000.00, with one half to be paid each semester and will be awarded on a yearly basis.
Scholarship award criteria include: quality of work, financial need, and recommendations. The competition is open to all art students in Mississippi. Award recipients are expected to donate a piece of their work, of their choosing, to the Laurel Arts League by the close of the scholarship year.
Below you will find a copy of the scholarship application. We look forward to your applications.
Emily Pickering, 2020-2021 Scholarship Chair