The 2015 Huron Valley Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Committee annual Art, Written Word, Performance Competition:

All work should explore the theme of the event:


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)

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 2014 Winners:

Madeline Chechel, story (11 and under)

Madeline Chechel's Submission

Hannah and Meredith Jeffrey, poem (12-17)

Sydney Bush, poem (18 and older)

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.