Art competition: Mysteries of the Abyss – Deadline 26 May 2023

ISA is calling for participants worldwide from age 16 up to submit drawings, paintings or digital designs depicting “Mysteries of the Abyss”.


  • Participants should be 16 years of age or older
  • Size: 24 inches high x 36 inches wide (minimum)
  • All designs should be submitted in a digital format (high resolution) with a brief description (250-300 words max)
  • Email final designs to by Friday, 26 May 2023 using the subject: WOD International Art Competition and providing all your contact details, including full name, age, country and email address.


The winner will be informed by 2 June and will be announced during ISA’s World Oceans Day celebrations on 8 June 2022.

The artwork will be used to develop ISA’s 2024 calendar which will be issued to ISA’s 167 Member States and the European Union in December 2023.


The winner will be invited to virtually present their artwork to the participants of ISA’s World Oceans Day celebrations on 8 June.

The best designs will also be awarded by a cash prize of USD1,500 (winner), USD750 (second best) and USD500 (third best).

Further information about this opportunity can be found here.

via ISA
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