Attention all budding artists: The 2019 JN Chanukah Art Contest has officially begun. Grand prize winner receives $100 and their artwork on the Dec. 19 issue of the JN!

Sponsored by Hillel Day School

Guidelines for Contest

Materials: Anything that shows up bold and bright. (No pencils, light blue crayons or glitter, please! And no computer generated artwork — must be handmade).

Size: 8 1/2 x 11,” vertical

Age Categories: 

  • Up to age 6
  • Ages 7- 9
  • Ages 10-12

Grand Prize: $100 and the cover of the Dec. 19, 29019 issue.

Runners-Up Prizes: First, second and third-place finishers in each category win $18.

Submit Your Artwork by Mail or Email:

Head to our homepage to print the entry form on the right-hand sidebar, or print this page and fill out the entry form (below). Along with your child’s artwork, please include a color photo of your child taped to the back of the original artwork and send to the following address by Dec. 10:

  • The Detroit Jewish News — Attn. Jackie Headapohl, 29200 Northwestern Hwy. #110, Southfield, MI 48034
  • Submit your artwork via color-scan and email to, along with the entry form information and color photo of your child.


Thank you, and best of luck to all of the artists out there!