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“What about Peace?” Art Contest Winner Announced Soon!

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 7th March, 2012 | No Comments

The jury contemplatesThe “What About Peace?” youth art contest deadline has passed and the thought provoking question has been answered by over 700 young people – using the medium of photography, painting, graphic, poetry, short story and essay. The answers came from all over the country – Virginia, Minnesota, Nebraska, Arizona, California and far off countries including the Philippines. The winner will be announced soon. Find out when.
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“What About Peace” Youth Art Contest Deadline Coming Up, $2500 in Total Prizes!

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War on 6th February, 2012 | No Comments

"Unity" 1st place painting winner by Christopher Minafo 15 years old, New YorkWhat About Peace? is an international arts contest for youth ages 14 – 20 to express ideas and thoughts about peace by responding to the question, “What About Peace?” through artistic expression, with $2500 in total prizes to be given out. Though the contest is in full swing and the deadline is closing in, there is still time to enter. Find out the deadline and details.
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What About Peace Youth $1000 Art Contest and Eco-Awards Deadlines Fast Approaching!

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War on 11th January, 2012 | No Comments

Priceless Peace by Bikram Singh, CaliforniaIt’s the beginning of a new year, the perfect time to contemplate peace and the environment. With 2012 in full swing, the deadlines for two youth-focused contests/awards are fast approaching. Here’s more about them, and how you can get involved:
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“What About Peace?” Art Contest Now Accepting Youth Submissions for Chance to Win $1,000 Prize

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War on 20th December, 2011 | No Comments

Honorable Mention: Anjali Chandrashekar 18 years old, Tamil Nadu, India "Peace! Is It Out There?"What if I told you that young people have an opportunity to capture the attention of the world (and win a good amount of cash!) simply for expressing their thoughts about peace through art? It’s true! What About Peace? is an international arts contest for youth ages 14 – 20. Here’s more about it and flyers you can print and hand out to teachers.
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What About Peace? Contest Winner Announced by Grand Judge

Posted by in Featured, Global Exchange News & Events, Stop Funding War on 11th May, 2011 | No Comments

Christopher Minafo, 15 years old, New York Unity 2011 Painting WinnerThe following website exclusive was written by Global Exchange Executive Director Kirsten Moller who was the Grand judge in the 2011 “What About Peace?” contest for young artists, an international arts contest for youth ages 14 – 20 to express ideas and thoughts about peace.
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