Art For Health Competition Opens

Jan 11,2018

A new art competition to engage young talented artists from the Emirates is being established by the Ministry of Health and Prevention. Entries must be submitted before 30th March 2018. It is a great opportunity for creative's to explore a new theme and grow their audience.

The competition is part of UAE Vision 2021 and is focused on improving the health of its residents through preventative measures.

The subject of eligible artworks must address one of the following key health issues.

  • Reducing obesity in children and young people aged from 5-17 years
  • Reducing mortality rates from cardiovascular diseases
  • Reducing diabetes.

There are four categories for submissions:

  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Film
  • Animation.

Winners will be revealed on the 30th April at the Health Hub annual event. They will receive a financial reward and their work willl be published online on the Art for Health website.

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