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Our foundation is honored to announce a call for submissions for our first art contest! This worldwide competition is open to veterans and non-veterans of all ages regardless of nationality.


The artist awarded the grand prize will win $500.


"Art Contest - MMXXIV" will be judged by a team of artists and photographers led by Jessica Horne, Harlan Whatley, and Matt Lankes.


The deadline for entries is July 1, 2024.

Please follow these submission guidelines:

1. There is no entry fee.

2. Paintings, drawings, photographs, sculptures, and digital art will all be accepted. Artists are welcome to make multiple submissions.

3. Email a high resolution photograph of your artwork (or your photo entry) to this address:

4. Please include your contact information, a brief bio and/or artist statement, and any relevant links (website, social media, shows/galleries, etc.).

5. By entering "Art Contest - MMXXIV" all artists agree to allow The Cuddy Family Foundation for Veterans to display all submissions on its website, Instagram account (@tcfffv), and in other promotional efforts.

6. The grand prize selection and other winners will be announced on July 14, 2024.


7. All participating artists retain ownership and copyrights for their submissions. 

Special Note:

Artists may donate their contest submissions to veterans in the communities we serve! Contact us for details. Thank you!

View the submissions.


"Jasmine" by Jessica Horne


"Self Portrait No. 4" by Harlan Whatley


"Willie Nelson at Luck, Texas" by Matt Lankes


"Quincy, Massachusetts" by Anonymous.

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