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  • 2019 Winners Announced!

    The 2019 Texas Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest brought in a record number of entries—a total of 773! It was very tough to judge (matter of fact, we’re planning to start an Instagram page to show off more artwork), but below are this year’s winners. Thank you all for participating, and we look forward to seeing…

  • 2019 Public Gallery Dates

    See this year’s visual art winners on display at the locations listed below. Texas State Capitol: Mental Health Matters Public ExhibitApril 29–May 59:00am–8:00pm Texas State CapitolGround Floor Rotunda1100 Congress AveAustin, TX 78701 Map It WEST Studio Tour (AMR – Mental Health Matters)May 11–12 & May 18–1911:00am–6:00pm Manchaca Road Branch, Austin Public Library5500 Manchaca RdAustin, TX 78745Map It Mental Health…

  • Texas mental health art contest announces academic scholarship

    AUSTIN, Texas — One talented Texas student will receive an academic scholarship for participating in the state’s Mental Health Awareness Creative Arts Contest. The University of Texas at Austin, Texas System of Care and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission announced The Quell Foundation Writing Scholarship, which will be available to the category winner…

  • Art contest to promote mental health awareness among Texans

    AUSTIN, Texas — One in five children and adults in the United States struggle with mental health, but mental illness is still stigmatized and not discussed as openly as physical illnesses. To fight mental health stigma, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas System of Care and the Texas Health and Human Services Commission are…