Art Contest Rules

All entries in the Autobahn Youth Tour Art Contest will be judged in one of the following two categories:

I. Paintings and Drawings
II. Photography

Entries are to be submitted at check-in.  Mail-in entries will not be accepted.

Entries will be placed in their respective categories by the Autobahn Youth Tour upon arrival and submission.

Exhibitors will be limited to one entry per category.

Exhibitors will compete within their age division:

Junior: 7-9 yrs

Intermediate: 10-12 yrs

Teen: 13-15 yrs

Senior: 16-18 yrs

Best in Show will be chosen from all 1st place entries from each age division.

The Art Contest area will be closed to everyone during the judging, except exhibitors, the Art Contest Judge and Autobahn Youth Tour personnel.

All entries will be released immediately following the completion of judging.


Works on canvas or canvas board should be painted on edges or framed.

Works on paper, including photographs, should be matted on good quality, clean paper or matted and framed.

Entries in the photography division must be a single photograph – no collages.

Works not presented properly will be judged accordingly.

Inappropriate Subject Matter: In the unlikely event of an entry deemed to depict inappropriate subject matter, the entry will not be accepted for judging. Autobahn Youth Tour’s decision on the appropriateness of an entry is final.

Liability: Every precaution will be taken to protect the art work entered, however, Autobahn Youth Tour will not be responsible for any loss or damage to art work.

Scholarship Eligibility: Scholarship money will be awarded to entries deemed to be 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each of the four age divisions within the two categories.

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