Calling All Young Stargazers!

Enter the FAS Astronomy Art Competition!

Is your child a budding artist with a passion for all things space related?
Unlock their creativity and take part in the FAS Astronomy Art Competition

Competition Details

Theme: “Exploring the Universe Through Art”
Let their imagination soar as they capture the wonders of the universe on paper! From dazzling constellations to alien landscapes, the possibilities are as vast as the cosmos.

Who can enter:
The competition is open to all those aged 16 or under on 1 September 2023.
You must be a member of a FAS-affiliated astronomy society to participate.


  • Any drawing or painting materials (pencils, markers, watercolors, etc.)
  • Models (Lego, clay, junk material etc)
  • Art work created digitally (not AI generated art)
  • Photographs

Prizes: First prize £50, second prize £25

How to Enter:

1. Create Your Masterpiece
Let your imagination soar as you illustrate the wonders of the universe!
2. Snap a Photo
Take a clear photo of your artwork.
3. Submit entries online

Why Join the FAS Astronomy Drawing Competition?

  • Ignite a love for astronomy through art.
  • Foster creativity and imagination. Win a prize.
  • Your artwork showcased on the FAS website and in our newsletter.
    By entering you are giving permission for the FAS to use your artwork on our website and in our newsletter.

You may download a PDF copy of this information.

Any questions regarding the competition should be directed to the Vice President.

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline: 1 June 2024
Winners Announcement: September 2024

The FAS Art Competition is part of the Graham Byrant Memorial Competition