September 1, 2020 – The 2021 Scholastic Awards season kicks off! As of this day, the Awards are officially open to enter. Log into your dashboard to update your information, and to begin the entry process.
October/November, 2020 – Virtual events on how to enter the Scholastic Awards, hosted by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. Check out the NYC blog here for more information.
December 4, 2020 – NYC deadline for submissions. Works, submission forms, and payments (including fee waivers) MUST be completed and submitted online through dashboards via digital upload by 11:59 pm EST.
January 28, 2021 – NYC Regional Award Announcement Day! Check your dashboard to see if you received a regional award. Award recipients will find congratulatory letters and certificates in their dashboard. A list of NYC regional award recipients will also be published on the NYC blog.
March 16, 2021 – Deadline to download regional certificates and congratulatory letters from your dashboard. Be sure to download and save a copy of each before March 16!
March 17, 2021 – National Award Announcement Day! On this day, all Gold Key Award winners and American Voices & Visions Nominees should check artandwriting.org or their dashboard to see if they received a 2021 National Medal.