U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse, R-Sunnyside, this week announced the 2015 Congressional Art Competition for the 4th District. The contest is for high school students.
Pieces must be submitted to Newhouse’s Richland or Yakima offices by May 1.
Entrants should call ahead to schedule drop-off times. The Yakima office’s phone number is 509-452-3243, and the Richland office’s number is 509-713-7374.
The winning piece will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol, with the winner visiting Washington, D.C., to attend a reception hosted by the Congressional Institute, a news release said.
All entries will be displayed at Washington State University Tri-Cities on May 4.
Artwork from paintings to drawings, photography and mixed media will be accepted. For more information, go to www.newhouse.house.gov/services/art-competition.