Contest Info This annual contest invites students grades 1-12 to use their artistic talent to express their love for animals. You may use any medium to create your art.  Simply snap a photo of your artwork, give it a title and submit it below.

Important dates -

  • June 2nd: Submission close at midnight
  • June 3rd: Online voting open to the public
  • June 10th: Voting closes at midnight
  • June 11th: Winners Announced

Be sure to follow us on Facebook or sign up for our emails below to receive contest updates. Prizes Five winners will be determined by online, public vote based on children’s grade year in school: 1st & 2nd, 3rd & 4th, 5th & 6th, 7th & 8th and 9th -12th. Courtesy of our celebrity sponsor, Loretta Swit (best known for her iconic role as Margaret “Hot Lips” Houlihan on the hit series M*A*S*H) and the SwitHeart Animal Alliance, all winning students will receive a $100 VISA gift card.  In addition, one Grand Prize winner from all the entries will be chosen by Loretta and will receive a $500 VISA gift card and a signed copy her book “SwitHeart: The Watercolour Artistry & Animal Activism of Loretta Swit.”