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2023 Fort Myers Federal Art Contest

This is the logo for the 2023 Fort Myers Federal Art Contest. It reads: I WANT YOU for the 2023 S.W.F.L. ART CONTEST - This artwork was the 2022 Contest winning submission. Artist: Ava Williams, North Fort Myers H.S.

THE JUDGES AND LAWYERS of the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, through the Middle District Bench Bar Fund and the Southwest Florida Federal Court Bar Association,

INVITE MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN GRADES 6–12 in Collier, Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hendry, and Lee Counties.

TO PARTICIPATE IN AN ART CONTEST celebrating the Federal Court system.


First place: $500

Second place: $300

Third place: $150

Each grade-level winner: $50

A qualifying submission is one that satisfies all Contest Rules.

Key Dates

3:00 p.m., OCTOBER 27, 2023
Art submission deadline

All art submissions must be accompanied by a Work and Photo Release Form .

NOVEMBER 16, 2023

Recognition ceremony for all participants and their teachers and families at the 
United States Courthouse & Federal Building, Fort Myers, Courtroom 5D.


For more information contact
Laura Ferro, Esquire
(239) 334-0864