Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools

Now open for entries with eighty-five fantastic ways to win!

  • 53 great prizes of art materials for winners with their work displayed at the Scottish National Gallery. You can see last year’s winning entries here – link
  • £100 vouchers for art materials to 20 schools as a thank you for entering. Application form here - link
  • Free artist-led workshops with help towards transport costs included for 12 lucky schools. Application form here – link

With fun, inspiring themes for nursery, lower and upper primary, secondary and special education schools we hope you enjoy looking at, talking about and finally making your own art. You can download each of the categories separately. All winning artworks will be framed and exhibited at the Scottish National Gallery with a selection featured in a colourful calendar posted to every school in Scotland.


Don’t miss seeing the 2015 exhibition on show at a number of venues across Scotland:

  • Scottish National Gallery, June – 27 October 2015
  • Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary, 3 November – 25 February 2016
  • Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling, 1 March – 25 May 2016

Not confident about teaching art in the classroom? There are some helpful resources to get you started talking about art

We decided to 'cook up' something special as part of the 2015 Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools. Watch below to find out what made P1-3 winner Annabel go 'Wow!' on prize giving day, as we followed her on a journey that ended with a very big surprise.