The nationÔÇÖs longest-running and most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in grades 7ÔÇô12. The Scholastic Awards are adjudicated without knowledge of the artists/writers identity using three criteria: originality, technical skill, and emergence of personal voice or vision. Applicant needs to select the category that best represents their work. Entry fees are $7 per individual entry and $25 per portfolio. Deadlines vary between December 2021 and January 2022, depending on your region.