Gift of sight

Art and photography competition

August 31, 11:59 PM EDT

Online Event


about the competition

Support the cause with a chance to win a cash prize

Distressed Children International’s Youth Volunteer team is organizing an Art & Photo competition. You can join the contest from the comfort of your own computer or digital device. Four qualified judges will choose a winner for the cash prize. All proceeds made will be used to help children in need and will directly fund DCI’s Blindness Prevention Program. Thanks for entering and good luck!

Note: All entry are due by 11:59PM on August 31st EDT.

Art-Entry Image

Art Entry

Up-to 5 entries


Photography-Entry Image

Photography Entry

Up-to 5 entries


    Competition Guidelines
  1. 1. It must represent something that exists in real life
  2. 2. It must be something that YOU find beautiful. That’s right, the theme of the pieces are completely up to you. Find something that you love to see. It can be a person, place, landscape, animal, absolutely anything. There will be two brackets for competition; one for handmade art (paintings, drawings, etc.) and one for photographic entries. 3. Judging for the competition will be done by Sally Grigas (Drawing and Painting Studio Art Instruction, Nashua NH).
  3. 3. The winner for each bracket will be awarded $25 (This is subject to change. A greater number of participants will increase the award value, so tell all your friends about the competition. 5. A certificate under the winner’s name signed by Dr. Ehsan Hoque (Founder & Executive Director of DCI) and Dr. Brian DeBroff (President of DCI and Professor at Yale University) will also be awarded.
  4. 4. We are always open to partnering with students, high schools, and community clubs to join a mission of common interests.
  5. 5. For more information, please contact and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
  6. 6. All photos submitted to the competition are the property of DCI. By submitting your photo(s) you provide consent for DCI to use the photos on its website or in publications for purposes of raising awareness or fundraising for underprivileged children according to its discretion.
  7. Please, share this post on your story! You may be the winner, so up your prize!



Email address that you need when you submit your file for the contest.
You can submit at most 5 files

You can submit at most 5 files

Donation (Optional)

Please add additional donation, every dollar helps


Art Entry $00.00
Photography Entry $00.00
Donation $00.00
TOTAL $00.00



If you have already made a payment and entered into the contest, enter your email address here to upload files.