Raleigh - It's that time again! The N.C. Department of Transportation is seeking entries for the 2016 North Carolina Aviation Art Contest. This year's theme is Air Sports in Harmony with Nature. Kids are encouraged to explore the unique ways in which air sports enthusiasts experience and interact with nature.
The contest, sponsored by N.C. Transportation's Division of Aviation, is open to children between the ages of six and 17. The entry deadline is Jan. 22, 2016. All children who live in and/or attend school in North Carolina are encouraged to participate.
Entries will be divided into junior, intermediate and senior categories. The top three entries in each age group will move on to the national competition in Washington, D.C. National award winners will have a chance to compete internationally!
Contest rules and guidelines, as well as where to submit entries, are available on the Division of Aviation's website.