The 2014 Huron Valley Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Committee annual Art, Written Word, Performance Competition:

All work should explore the theme of the event:

"The Power of Peace, Love, and Respect." 

The 2014 Art, Writing, and Multimedia Contest judging is complete! Thank you to all the talented participants. Prizes will be awarded to winners prior to the March on Main Street Jan 20,2014.

2014 Winners:

Madeline Chechel, story (11 and under)

Hannah and Meredith Jeffrey, poem (12-17)

Sydney Bush, poem (18 and older)

Winners & selected submissions will be displayed in front windows of downtown Milford Main Street businesses (For Feet’s Sake, Main St. Art, Nana’s Niche and Corner, Hoot, Your Nesting Place) starting Tuesday, Jan 14th through Tuesday, Jan 21st.

Age Categories: 11 & under, 12-17, 18+

Deadline:January 10, 2014 (Submissions Closed)

  • Essays: 500 words or less

  • Speeches: 3 minutes or less

  • Performances: 3 minutes or less

  • Submissions are community property
    for display in upcoming years

  • Prizes: Scholarships, Savings Bonds, Gift Certificates

  • Categories: All Artistic Media, Poetry, Photography, Essay, Performance.

For more information e-mail Andrea Perry:


Congratulations to the 2013 Winners:

11 & under: Lily Beasley- Timeline/Poster.

12-17: Stephen Drake & Nancy Boyd- Song.

Listen to the song here: Track 1

12-17: Sarah Reed- Digital Art Piece.

18+: John Mittelstadt- Photo/Poem.

Honorable Mention:

11 & under: Mason Podhorsky- Speech

Listen to the speech here:


Register for the 2015 Artist Contest below:

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Note: We will carefully take care of your art while it's in our hands, but we are not responsible for any damage that might be done.