Deadline for Women’s History Month Art Contest is March 20

A Library of Congress photo from 1943 titled "Women workers employed as wipers in the roundhouse having lunch in their rest"

The Student Life office at Kellogg Community College is accepting entries for the College’s Women’s History Month Art Contest until 5 p.m. this Friday, March 20.


KCC student artists interested in entering the art contest should submit original art focused on a woman or group of women who have inspired her or him in some way. Possible submission mediums include but are not limited to:

  • Visual art
  • Performance art
  • Essays
  • Short stories
  • Music
  • Paintings
  • Drawings
  • Sculptures
  • Mixed media
  • And more

In terms of content, art contest submissions must be kept PG-13. Participants must enter their work by 5 p.m. Friday, March 20, to be judged by the award panel.

Display and award

Art contest submissions will be displayed on the raised platform in the Student Center on the College’s North Avenue campus in Battle Creek during the final week of March. Entries will be judged by a panel from various KCC departments, which will select a winner to receive a $100 Visa gift card.

For more information about the Women’s History Month Art Contest, stop by Student Life during regular business hours or email For more information about Women’s History Month, visit

Photo credit: The image above is titled “Women workers employed as wipers in the roundhouse having lunch in their rest.” The photo was produced in April 1943 by photographer Jack Delano and is made available for publication without publication restrictions by the Library of Congress.