Art contest organised the UN Refugee Agency

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, in partnership with UNIQLO, invite you to a global design contest in support of refugees. Your best designs on the theme “hope away from home” will be turned into t-shirts and sold globally to raise funds for refugees. Follow these steps to submit your art! If you are below 18, a parent, a legal guardian or a teacher may fill out the form on your behalf.

The theme of the 2023 art contest is “Hope away from home”. We are calling on young people globally to submit a drawing that illustrates the power of including refugees.

Submission Deadline: September 30th

Winner announcements: between October and November 2023.


Age should be between 10 and 30 years old.

Open to:

Professional artist, Young refugees, asylum-seekers, stateless and internally displaced people.

Photo size:

Photo size must be 2048×2048px and the resolution be 350dpi.

Submission link

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