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Special Cosponsorship of the 60th Yamaguchi Prefecture Primary School Pupils Animal Drawing Contest

Taiyo Oil has decided that it will be a special cosponsor of the 60th Yamaguchi Prefecture Primary School Pupils Animal Drawing Contest.
The Contest is open to all primary school pupils in Yamaguchi prefecture. It is held in order to nurture children’s sensibility and expressive ability by observing and drawing animals. An extremely popular contest that attracts entries from about 1,500 children every year, it is firmly established in Yamaguchi where it is being held the 60th time.
Taiyo Oil is cosponsoring this contest for the first time this year, and in the future, will conduct activities to contribute to society in Yamaguchi Prefecture where it has our operations, and will continue supporting activities of this kind that aim to bring up outstanding leaders of tomorrow from among today’s youth as part of its social action programs.

Contest overview

Title

60th Yamaguchi Prefecture Primary School Pupils Animal Drawing Contest

Organizer

Akiyoshidai Safari Land, Ube City Tokiwa Park, Shunan City Tokuyama Zoo, Yamaguchi Shimbunsha

Special cosponsor

Taiyo Oil Co., Ltd

Cosponsor

Sakura Color Products Corp., Japan

Collaborating bodies

Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Yamaguchi Prefecture Board of Education, Mine City, Ube City, Shunan City, etc.

Eligibility

Entrants

Primary school children and preschoolers in Yamaguchi Prefecture

Entry regulations

Subject

Animals and views in Akiyoshidai Safari Land, Ube City Tokiwa Park, and Shunan City Tokuyama Zoo.

Drawing paper

Quarter size

Drawing materials

Paint, brushes, crayons, etc.

How to enter

Submit your entry to either Akiyoshidai Safari Land, Ube City Tokiwa Park Association, or Shunan City Tokuyama Zoo by September 5 (Friday), 2014.

Prizes

Special Prize

19 entries (1 will win the Taiyo Oil SOLATO Prize)

Gold prize

Number of works receiving this award based on number of entries.

Silver prize

Number of works receiving this award based on number of entries.

Honorable Mentions

Number of works receiving this award based on number of entries.

Announcement

Middle of October 2014 (scheduled)

Exhibition

Entries will be exhibited from November 22 (Saturday) to December 23 (Tuesday) 2014 at the facility to which each was submitted.