National Day Contest

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We appreciate all the submissions. The contest winners have been contacted.

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Afghan Diaspora

ELIGIBILITY: Contest participants must have either been born in Afghanistan, their parents/family are from Afghanistan, or they feel connected to their Afghan heritage

PRIZE: The winner will receive a curated gift bag and have their submission displayed at the Embassy.

AFGHANISTAN IN MY EYES

ART COMPETITION
Painting or Drawing

AGES
5 – 16 years old

Show us your perspective of Afghanistan whether it is its natural beauty, a scene from home life, a fond memory, or your aspirations for the future of Afghanistan


TELL ME YOUR DREAM

WRITING COMPETITION
Poetry, Prose, short story, or any form of writing

AGES
16 years old & over

Submit a piece of writing outlining your vision for Afghanistan’s future



Veterans

ELIGIBILITY: Contest Participants must be a veteran that served in Afghanistan.

PRIZE: The winner will receive a curated gift bag and have their submission displayed at the Embassy.

AFGHANISTAN IN MY MEMORY

PHOTO COMPETITION

We invite veterans to submit photos in two categories along with a description of the photo selected.

Category One: A photo featuring the beauty of Afghanistan
Category Two: A lighthearted photo of an interaction you had with the local community or a fun, candid moment captured on base.

COMPETITION BEGINS
8/18

SUBMIT BY
9/13

WINNERS ANNOUNCED
9/18