On July 17, 2017, NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, will turn 100 years old!

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Langley Research Center was the first national civil aeronautics laboratory.  They are having an art contest; every child who enters gets a certificate of participation.  Just wanted to share, in case you wanted to share with your network…
 
NASA’s Langley Research Center Centennial Student Art Contest

Calling all artists, grades K-12!

On July 17, 2017, NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, will turn 100 years old! To celebrate, Langley invites you to take part in its Centennial Art Contest. The theme for this year’s contest is “A Storied Legacy, A Soaring Future.”

The contest is open to all children in grades K-12 who are attending public, private, parochial and homeschools in the United States. Artwork entries may consist of drawings, paintings, mixed media and digital creations. 

A grand prize winner will be chosen from all contest entries. A first place winner will be chosen from each grade level, as well as second place, third place and honorable mention. Each entry will receive a certificate of participation.

The art contest submission period began on Nov. 1, 2016, and concludes on Dec. 31, 2016, at midnight EST.

For more information, visit 
https://artcontest.larc.nasa.gov/.

Please direct questions about this contest to 
Kristina Cors at larc-art-contest@mail.nasa.gov.