Sunday, November 9, 2008

Calling all artists with MS - submit your best work

MSAA Logo2008 Winning Artwork


Show off your artistic talent for a chance to exhibit your work!

MSAA seeks all artists with MS to submit their best artwork!

The winning artwork will be unveiled through an MSAA art show at a
Philadelphia area venue in March of next year, as part of
MS Awareness Month 2009.

If you have always wanted to show the world your artwork,
here is your chance!
Winning entries may also be part of a virtual gallery, with your work
showcased on MSAA's website to be viewed by thousands of people
around the world.

To enter your original paintings and drawings:

  • Go to for full rules and
    to electronically sign and submit the Release Form.
    You must sign the Release Form for your submission
    to be complete
  • Email electronic copy of your entry to
    (please format to print on 8 1/2" x 11" page)
  • Also include a photo and short biographical statement about yourself
  • All entries must be submitted by
    Wednesday, December 31, 2008.

Sorry, we are not accepting photography, fabric, or 3-D art.


  • Contest is open to individuals with MS and
    you must have proof of diagnosis of MS
  • Legal residents, 18 years of age, of the United States
  • Free from any agreement that would prevent MSAA
    permission to use submissions

Employees of MSAA and affiliated companies are ineligible.

The 2nd Annual MSAA Art Contest is subject to all applicable federal,
state, and local law and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
No purchase is necessary to win.

Art show opening info and venue TBD. Winners will be notified
with further information and details.

For more information and complete contest rules, visit

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America
National Headquarters
706 Haddonfield Road
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
(800) 532-7667


  1. Thanks for the links. I will consider doing this. I have a hard time putting myself and my stuff out there in a juried contest.

  2. You should Bubbie.

    I just might get inspired to do something too. I am going to give it some thought.

  3. oh i am so glad bubbie did see this. i was gonna send her the link. i am no artist unfortunately.

  4. Hey Joan--

    Thanks for the info. Pretty cool that it's in Phillie. Could go visit it..

    PS: Glad you're back!

  5. Wow, I know some MS Bloggers who could CERTAINLY enter this contest (myself NOT included)! And I can only hope they DO... *wink, wink*

    Linda D. in Seattle