Thursday, March 11, 2010

Call for Entries: Lilly Oncology on Canvas

Deadline: June 10, 2010

The Lilly Oncology on Canvas: Expressions of a Cancer Journey Art Competition and Exhibition was developed by Lilly in 2004 as a way to honor those who are impacted by cancer — as a patient, caregiver, friend or family member.

The 2010 competition has officially begun and registration forms are being accepted as late as June 10, 2010. Completed art entries and Submission Forms should be postmarked by June 30, 2010.

The first day of a cancer diagnosis begins one of life's most profound journeys. The Lilly Oncology on Canvas Art Competition and Exhibition provides everyone affected by cancer—those who have been diagnosed with cancer, their healthcare providers, family members, friends and caregivers—the opportunity to express the life-affirming changes that give that journey meaning and to share their cancer journey through art.

Don't worry, you don't have to be a "pro" to participate. While it is a competition and finalists are awarded prizes — the prizes are donated to the cancer charities of the winners' choice - people of
all artistic skill levels are encouraged to enter.

To enter, please visit www.lillyoncologyoncanvas.com for
entry forms and details!

Awards:

A panel of judges selects winners. Prizes are donated to the winners' cancer charities of choice. For the 2008 competition, prizes were awarded as follows:

Overall Best of Exhibition Winners

1st-prize winner = $10,000 donation
2nd-prize winner = $5,000 donation
3rd-prize winner = $2,500 donation


Best of Participant Category Winners

$1,000 donation each

Best of Participant Category in Each Art Medium

$1,000 donation each

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