SHE IS MORE 2020 NOW LAUNCHED

Competition Deadline: 30 September, 2020

Inviting all budding artists between the ages of 10-18 from around the world, from Indonesia to Kenya, Fiji to Mexico, to join the SHE IS MORE Global Youth Art Competition and celebrate the voice, value and courage of women!

The Competition welcomes both visual and performing artists from all walks of life to submit their original work for the chance to win:

  • Having artworks exhibited virtually at Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum
  • Digital Arts Training conducted by teachers from esteemed art institutions in Singapore
  • Virtual Mentorship Program with 1:1 matching with professionals from arts, design, media and tech fields
  • Free flights to Tokyo, Japan with return, for you and your parent (courtesy of Japan Airlines!)
  • Be featured on IIX Foundation’s publicity channels that reach over +6.7 million people worldwide

ABOUT THE COMPETITION

THEME

SHE IS COURAGE

This year’s theme is SHE IS COURAGE because SHE is the catalyzer of COVID-Resilience.
This can be expressed however you like – from women who are courageously protecting our people and planet, to courageous women who are at the frontlines of building a safer and more equitable tomorrow.
Collaborate with your loved ones at home (Mom, Dad, Sister, Brother, Grandma, Grandpa), maybe even your furry friends. Paint/draw/dance to celebrate the important roles of women in this time of crisis and why we should honor their contributions.

Before you start:

Make sure you read the Competition Guidelines!

ENTRY FORM

Support #YoungArtists from less privileged backgrounds

If you are a parent reading this and are in fortunate circumstances to afford a donation, you have the power to impact the lives of these artistic youths.
Your kind donation will offer them the opportunities for artistic development and education through #SHEISMORE including:
  • Having their artworks displayed in a virtual exhibition at Marina Bay Sands ArtScience Museum
  • Digital Arts Training conducted by teachers from esteemed art institutions in Singapore
  • Virtual Mentorship program with 1:1 matching with professionals from arts, design, media and tech industries
If you are able to donate USD100 or more, hats off to you! Your courage will help us nurture the next generation of leaders (including your child!) through art. Your donation will also successfully submit the artwork of your child for judging and the chance to win prizes.
If you are unable to afford a donation, no pressure – we TOTALLY get it! You can still submit your artwork and we will make your artwork go live when it has been sponsored by another donation.
It is a circle of giving and sharing!

Ready? Let’s get started!

HOW TO SUBMIT

If you are donating to SHE IS MORE, make sure you click on the button ‘I WANT TO SUBMIT – AND CAN DONATE’.
If you are unable to donate to SHE IS MORE, make sure you click on the button ‘I WANT TO SUBMIT – UNABLE TO DONATE’.
To submit a visual artwork
  • Step 1: Take a snapshot of the artwork on your phone, scan it, and have a digital file ready (JPEG/PNG/PDF formats only). For more info on how to upload, please read the Competition Resources here.
  • Step 2: Select ‘Visual Arts’ in the Online Entry Form.
  • Step 3: Insert your digital file or provide your WeTransfer link (or equivalent platform)  where we can download your artwork.
To submit a performance artwork
Acceptable forms: Dance only
  • Step 1: Upload your video on YouTube/Vimeo, ensure that it is public and have the link ready. For more info on how to upload, please read the Competition Resources here.
  • Step 2: Select Performing Arts in the Online Entry Form.
  • Step 3: Insert your YouTube/Vimeo video link.

DATES TO REMEMBER

8 May (Mother’s Day)
Start of Global Competition
30 Sep
End of Global Competition

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  1. I participated last year. Can I participate again?
    YES! We welcome you to take part in SHE IS MORE 2020.
  1. Can boys participate?
    ABSOLUTELY! Building COVID-Resilient communities requires each and every one of us, regardless of gender, race or zipcode.
  1. I live in the US. Can I participate in the Global Competition?
    Yes, the Gobal Competition is open to all youths regardless of gender, race or zipcode.
  1. Can I submit more than 1 artwork?
    Each Online Form permits 1 artwork submission only. If you wish to submit more than 1, we encourage you to submit a new Online Form form.
  1. Must I donate to SHE IS MORE to enter the Global Competition?
    We encourage your support in donating to SHE IS MORE so that you can help the artwork of an underprivileged youth go live. Make sure you click on the button ‘I can donate’.

    If you cannot afford to donate, no pressure – we TOTALLY get it and you can still submit your artwork by clicking ‘Not donating’. But hey, we’ll still help you get your artwork go live when we receive another donation!

Ready to submit your artwork?
Let's Get Started!

YOU have the COURAGE to make a difference.

If you’re a parent, your kind donation of at least USD100 has the power to impact the lives of underprivileged youth artists. Through #SHEISMORE, they will be offered opportunities for artistic development and education. If you are unable to afford a donation, we TOTALLY get it! Your child can still submit his or her artwork and it will go live when it is been sponsored by another donation.

About IIX Foundation

IIX Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 organization and registered Singapore charity dedicated to building a more inclusive world. As a community of defiant optimists, we take a new approach to building a more inclusive and sustainable future by empowering women as solution-builders to address the pressing problems of today.

Proceeds from SHE IS MORE will go towards IIX’s work in empowering underserved women. We do this by supporting beneficiary programs that are mobilizing society-wide support through women-centered advocacy and education.

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