The Take Care of Texas Kids Art Contest is a fun way for K-5 students to learn about protecting the environment and come up with creative ways to share this knowledge with others! Students submit their artwork of how they, along with their friends and family, help keep the air and water clean, conserve water and energy, and reduce waste. The students that submit the best art can win a Samsung tablet or laptop. Prizes are made possible through a donation from Samsung Austin Semiconductor.


K-5th Grade Students
Can Win a Samsung tablet or laptop!

Grand Prize Winner: Samsung laptop

Remaining regional winners: Samsung tablet

Teacher of the student who designs the overall best artwork: Samsung tablet

The grand-prize winner will also be invited to travel to Austin, along with their teacher, parent, or guardian, to be recognized by the TCEQ Commissioners and a Samsung Austin Semiconductor representative at the 2020 Environmental Trade Fair and Conference.

Key Dates

The contest opens Jan. 6, 2020 and closes on March 6, 2020.  Entries must be postmarked on or before March 6, 2020. Winners will be announced on April 15, 2020.

Important Contest Information

Students residing in Texas and enrolled in K through 5th grade can participate. More information:

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