Art competition for school children

Chennai: Nippon Paint (India) Private Limited (Decorative Division), in collaboration with Rotary Club of Madras East (RCME), is conducting an art competition for aspiring child painters.

The contest invites school children from across India to participate. The contest is categorized into three age groups: Less than 8 years, 8 – 12 years and 12 – 16 years. The winning entries will be displayed on prominent walls as part of the Greater Chennai project. In addition, they will bag cash prizes as well, a press release said.

The theme for the art competition is ‘Colour Your Dreams.’ The sub-theme for age groups are – Less than eight years (If I were a cartoon character/ Under the Sea/ Ambition), 8 to 12 years (My dream world/ Safe world/ Reduce reuse recycle) and 12 to16 years (Water is life/ Healthy world/ Indian tradition form).

Students can register themselves on the RCME portal ( and pay a nomination fee of a minimum of Rs 250 on or before 31 October, 2021. They should also send their entries digitally or through the courier by 31 October, 2021, the release said.


NT Bureau