Art & Video Contest

K2C's 2024 Art & Video Contests with the theme, “A Future Worth Saving For” is here! Current Kindergarten to 12th grade SFUSD students with an active K2C account are invited to participate in either contest. K2C will select three city-wide honorees for each grade range and award scholarships up to $500. The first 50 entries for the two contests, art or video, will also receive a $10 incentive in their K2C account towards their college savings. All enrolled SFUSD and SFUSD affiliated charter school students are invited to participate, however awards will only be given to students with an active K2C account. 

Submissions will be accepted beginning Monday, February 5th. The deadline for submissions is 5pm Monday, March 4th. Awards will be announced on K2CSF.org by Friday, March 29th. Stay tuned and email Community Outreach Coordinator, Celia Yu, at celia.yu@sfgov.org with any contest questions. 

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Contest Rules:

Current San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) or SFUSD affiliated charter school K-12th grade students with active Kindergarten to College (K2C) accounts. Email K2C@sfgov.org with any questions about your K2C account. 

K2C will select three city-wide honorees for each grade range and award scholarships up to $500. The first 50 entries for the two contests, art or video, will also receive a $10 incentive in their K2C account towards their college savings. 

Grade ranges - (K-2nd grade) (3rd-5th grade) (6th-8th grade) (9th-12th grade) will be awarded the following:  

  • 1st Place: $500 K2C Scholarship   

  • 2nd Place: $300 K2C Scholarship   

  • 3rd Place: $100 K2C Scholarship  

City-wide honorees also receive an award certificate and recognition on K2C social media platforms and K2C website.

Create an original video that conveys the theme “A Future Worth Saving For”.

All entries should begin with a short (e.g., 5 seconds) “title screen” that includes the following information:  

  • Student full name   

  • School name

  • Grade

  • Title of video   

Videos submissions should be about 1 minute in length (not including the 5 second title screen).

Submit your video to our Google Form with your information. For large files too large to email or upload, send it using a file sharing service (e.g., Google Drive, Dropbox). For support, email celia.yu@sfgov.org.

Copyright images are not permitted.

Create an original artwork in portrait format on 8.5” x 11” (US Letter) with a creative design or image that conveys the theme “A Future Worth Saving For”.

All drawings/artwork may be in any media form. For example, pen, watercolor, computer graphics, or other creative modes.  

Submit your artwork to our  Google Form - with your information. For any questions or support, you can email celia.yu@sfgov.org. 

Copyright images are not permitted.

All enrolled SFUSD and SFUSD affiliated charter school students are invited to participate, however awards will only be given to students with an active K2C savings account.

Students can only participate in one contest category – either video or art.  

All students’ submissions must be received by 5:00pm on Monday, March 4, 2024.

Submissions must include student name, grade, school, school ID number and contact information.

Decision by K2C will be final - awards will be announced on www.K2CSF.org  by March 29, 2024. 

  1. Interpretation of theme “A Future Worth Saving For” - does the artwork or video clearly show a representation of “A Future Worth Saving For” for means to them?

  2. Creativity - does the artwork or video show imagination, originality, and expressiveness?

  3. Connection to the K2C program – does the artwork or video align with K2C’s mission to promote students saving, financial, college and career goals?