10th World Children Art Awards 2021

Celebration of Festivals

Guidelines (Overseas)

Hong Kong Region

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Introduction :

With an aim to inspire creativity and foster enjoyment and appreciation of art, the World Children Art Awards offers a unique platform for children and teenagers to share their love for art and showcase their artistic talents.


Celebration of Festivals

As a fusion of east and west, Hong Kong celebrates both traditional and western festivals. Meanwhile, a wide variety of festivals and holidays are celebrated around the world, showcasing unique lifestyle and culture. Let’s share with us your favorite festival!


Painting and Chinese Painting 

Size :
Artwork can be drawn with any painting materials. The artwork (either painting or Chinese painting) must be two dimensional and drawn on the paper no larger than 390mm x 540mm, either in horizontal or vertical format. (The artwork must be submitted by e-mail)


Children or teenagers aged 14 years old or younger are invited to join the competition in the designated section below.

Section                  Age                                 Birth Date
Kids                    5 years old or below           on or after 1 Jan 2015
Junior                  6 – 8 years old                   1 Jan 2012 - 31 Dec 2014
Senior                  9 – 11 years old                1 Jan 2009 - 31 Dec 2011
Youth                  12 – 14 years old               1 Jan 2006 - 3
1 Dec 2008

Prizes :
Individual (Each Section)    

Champion, 1st Runner-up, 2nd Runner-up                    
Gold (10%), Silver (15%), Bronze (20%)                              
Creative Award (5%)                                                        
A certificate of participation will be presented to all other participants.


Certificate and Trophy
Certificate and Medal
Certificate and Medal



WCACA Art Education Excellence Award
Gold (35 or more prize winners with at least 3 Gold Awards or above)
Silver (25 or more prize winners with at least 2 Gold Awards or above)
Bronze (20 or more prize winners with at least 1 Gold Award or above) 

WCACA Outstanding Participation Award 
Gold (The group with most number of participants)
Silver ( The group with the second most number of participants)
Bronze (The group with the third most number of participants)  

Evaluation Criteria :

Theme Matching       10%

Composition             30%  

Creativity                  30%  

Skill                          30%

Judging Panel :

(Taiwan) Ms. Chien-Ling Lin

Founder and Curator of Children’s Art Museum in Taipei

(Singapore) Ms. Luanne Poh

Executive Director of The Artground

(Hong Kong) Ms. Cat Kwan Kit Yi

Illustrator, Designer, Certificated Zentangle Teacher

(Hong Kong) Mr. Ho Shek Cheung

Art Tutor of China Arts and Craft Association

​(Hong Kong) Mr. Ma Yiuleung

​Vice President of Hong Kong Watercolour Society

Member of Hong Kong Artists Society

(Hong Kong) Mr. Dragon Ken

Artist, Founder and Chairperson of Hong Kong Creative Art Association

(Macau) Mr. Alex Ao

Artist and Educator

(Japan) Mr. Takao Nakagawa

​​Illustrator of Nariyuki Circus

Entry Fee :

US$18  for each artwork, including Certificate、Medal(for winner) and Postage Rates

【Payment Method】

Credit card (PayPal)^:


^Please keep the payment record for reference.


How to join : (Artwork must be submitted by e-mail)

  • Click HERE for online Enrollment.
    (School / educational institution are welcomed to use the Group Application Form)

  • Complete the application form clearly and ensure all details are correct.

  • Scan or photograph the artwork, and save the document with the filename as “Full Name of Participant”. For group application, a sequence number must be specified in the filename as well.

  • Send the completed application form, the artwork file and the payment slip to art@wcaca.org


Entry Deadline : 

Postponed to 5 January 2021

Result Announcement :  

3 February 2021  (Prize winners will be informed by e-mail individually.)


Enquiries :

Website:    WCACA.org 

Tel: (852) 3165 8413

E-mail:     art@wcaca.org                                 

WeChat:wcacahk  / 13433006399

Address:    Unit T, 10/F, Everest Ind. Centre, 396 Kwun Tong Road, Kwun Tong, Hong Kong

Rules of Competition :

  1. The artwork of overseas participants must be submitted by e-mail. Submission of original artwork is not required.

  2. The original artwork should keep in good condition for review if necessary.

  3. Artwork must be two dimensional and drawn on paper no larger than 390 x 540mm, either in horizontal or vertical format.

  4. Each participant can submit more than one artwork for the competition. (ONLY the best entry will be awarded)

  5. Artwork should be original without violation of copyright and not be exhibited before.

  6. Participants should make sure all information in the application form is correct as it will be used for issuance of result notice and certificate.

  7. If there are 8 or more submissions from the same school / education institution, this school / education institution will be defined as “Group Participant”. All information related to the competition will be sent to this Group Participant but not individual participants.

  8. Once submitted, all entry fee and painting work will not be refunded and returned.

  9. Once submitted, an administration fee of US$5 will be charged to change information on submitted application.

  10. The decision of the judges will be final and binding on all parties concerned.

  11. The judging process is carried out separately for Hong Kong and Overseas entries.

  12. All Champion, 1st Runner-up and 2nd Runner-up winners of each section must submit the original artwork after the announcement of the results, or the award will be rescinded.

  13. All certificates will be distributed by post.

  14. Copyright of all submissions belongs to World Children Arts & Culture Association. The association reserves the right to use all or part of the artworks for publishing, releasing and exhibition purposes.

  15. In case the submitted artwork infringes intellectual property rights, the participant accepts full liability for any legal actions, claims and costs resulting from such infringement.

  16. World Children Arts & Culture Association reserves the right to change the rules and regulations without prior notification, please refer to the updated information from our website.

  17. Upon submission of the application form, all participants accept the rules and regulations of the competition.

  18. In case of any inconsistency between the English and Chinese versions of these rules of competition, the Chinese version shall prevail.



Application Documents:



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