Wilson Announces 2016 Congressional Art Competition

Feb 22, 2016
Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) announced the 2016 Congressional Art Competition at Irmo High School on Monday, February 22:

“I am honored to announce that the office is now accepting submissions for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition. For the past 34 years, this competition has inspired and encouraged young artists,” Wilson said.

“I know how much talent there is in South Carolina’s Second Congressional District, and I encourage all high school students to participate. I look forward to seeing the entries.”

Handout available here.

Wilson is serving as Co-Chair of this national competition and is the first member of the South Carolina delegation to hold the honor. He is also a senior member of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce and is a member of the Congressional Arts Caucus.

Entries for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition are due to Congressman Wilson’s district offices in the Midlands or Aiken-Barnwell by close of business by April 22, 2016.

Criteria for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition is available online at www.joewilson.house.gov/art-competition. Questions? Contact Mariah Miller in the Midlands office at 803-939-0041.