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April 11, 2019

MyPeeps Art Contest

Calling all Native Artists ages 13-18!

We would like to welcome you to participate in the MyPEEPS Mobile Project Art Contest!

Contest Theme:

Native Sexual Minority Youth Empowerment

Four winners will be selected; their art will be used to advertise and promote MyPEEPS.

Contest Requirements:

• Open to Native youth ages 13-18
• Art can be in the following mediums:

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Mixed Media
  • Digital

Submit your art work electronically to by June 15th, 2019 at 11:59PM (PDT).

What is MyPEEPS?!

MyPEEPS (Male Youth Pursuing Empowerment, Education, and Prevention around Sexuality) Mobile is a smartphone app designed to empower young guys who like other guys to make safe and educated decisions about their sexual health. To learn more about the study and to inform your art design, go to

All prize winners will be selected using online voters and a panel of MyPEEPS judges.

  • 1st place: $500
  • 2nd place: $250
  • Two 3rd places: $125/each

If you have any questions about the contest or want to learn more about MyPEEPS, contact:
Website:, email, or call/text (206) 225-6804

Funded by NIMHD U01MD0112779 (Schnall & Garofalo)