Take Care of Texas Announces Kids Art Contest

Release Date
Thu, January 3 2019
Entries now being accepted
Brian McGovern


The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality invites Texas kindergarten through fifth-grade students to enter the Take Care of Texas Kids Art Contest.

The contest is a fun way for students to learn about protecting the environment and come up with creative ways to share this knowledge with others. The contest is open to students throughout Texas, whether they attend a public school, private school, or are homeschooled.

To enter, students submit their artwork showing positive ways to help keep the air and water clean, conserve water and energy, and reduce waste. Students’ artwork must include the slogan “Take Care of Texas. It’s the only one we’ve got.”

The contest begins on Jan. 3, 2019. Entries must be postmarked on or before Mar. 1, 2019. Winners will be announced on Apr. 15, 2019.

Artwork and entry forms must be mailed to:

Take Care of Texas Kids Art Contest, MC 104
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 13087
Austin, TX 78711-3087


For more information, visit the Take Care of Texas Website or send an e-mail.

Take Care of Texas is a statewide campaign from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality that encourages all Texans to help keep our air and water clean, conserve water and energy, and reduce waste.


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