IPA Children's Drawing Competition 2023


The IPA’s Socio-Cultural Commission is organising the 3rd International Children's Drawing Competition!

All children or grandchildren of our members, aged 6-12 years (born born 1-1-2011 to 31-12-2017) are eligible to participate, provided that one of the two parents or grandparents, or guardians consents to both participating in the competition, as well as exhibiting projects and granting rights to the IEB for use in the construction of calendars, etc. Children and grandchildren of IEB members and SCC members are excluded from the competition.

Each child involved must paint on A4 size paper. The following can be used: pencil, water colours, tempera, oil pastel, dry pastel and inks. Projects must be accompanied by a completed entry form including the full name of the contestant (name, surname), age, parent’s email, and a contact phone number. Upon submission of the project, the parents shall automatically accept all the above conditions set by the Commission.

The closing date for entries is Thursday 31st August 2023. Entries should be submitted within the time limits of the competition.

Each contestant will be entitled to only two (2) entries and the same person cannot be a winner more than once.

The topics of the competition are:

  1. Police in my hometown
  2. Police cars
  3. Friendship

The competition will feature 3 winners from each category and one overall winner.

The prizes will be:

  • For the overall winner: a gift worth 100 euros
  • For the first winner of each category: a gift worth 50 euros
  • For the second and third winners of each category: a gift worth 50 euros

All children will receive a commemorative Certificate of Participation via email.

The work of the children will be exhibited on a board during the 66th IPA World Congress in Athens.

A committee of educators and professional painters will choose the best paintings.

 The results of the competition will be announced on the last working day of the congress.

Please find the full rules, as well as an entry form below:

IPA Children's Drawing Competition 2023 Rules 

IPA Children's Drawing Competition 2023 Entry Form