Malta Students Prize

The Sovereign Art Foundation Students Prize, Malta aims to encourage and provide a forum to promote the work of aspiring artists and to promote art and creativity in schools while also raising awareness of the plight of disadvantaged children both in Malta and abroad.

The Prize is open to all students aged between 14-17 of all secondary and post-secondary schools on Malta and Gozo. Students should not have attained their eighteenth birthday by 11 January, 2019. Artworks must be submitted by the schools and each schools must submit no more than its best five entries. A select panel of judges will shortlist 12 finalists and then 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners will be chosen from those 12.

Judges Prize

School wins     €2,000.00
Student wins   €500.00

Public Vote Prize, 1st

School wins     €600.00
Student wins   €250.00

Public Vote Prize, 2nd

School wins     €400.00
Student wins   €100.00


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Other 2019 Judges to be announced soon.

Submission period  – Monday 10 December, 2018 – Friday 11 January, 2019

Schools notified of shortlist – Friday 8 February, 2019

Exhibitions – 4 - 30 March, 2019

 Online voting period – 4 - 31 March, 2019

 Awards Ceremony (location to be announced)  – Thursday 11 April, 2019

If you would like to sponsor the Malta Students Prize please get in touch with Sovereign Trust Malta at