Final result of national art competition in U.S.

Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation USA and Khula Aasman organised “IndiArt -2020”, a national art competition in U.S. This painting competition in U.S. opened on 15th May 2020 and closed on 31st August 2020. Here are the prize winning artworks and special mentions.

Prize Winning Artworks

See the prize winning artworks group wise from the national painting competition in U.S.

Group I (5 to 15 years)


First Prize : Ayaana Pradhan, Naperville, Illinois

Painting by Ayaana Pradhan – First Prize in Group I


Second Prize : Sahithi Indukuri, Collierville, Tennessee

Painting by Sahithi Indukuri –  Second Prize in Group I


Third PrizeChelsie Cheng, Woodridge, Illinois

Painting by Chelsie Cheng – Third Prize in Group I


Group II (16 to 25 years)


First Prize : Anisha Kundu, Sudbury, Massachusetts

Painting by Anisha Kundu – First Prize in Group II


Second PrizeShrithika Logeshwaran, Simi Valley, California

Painting by Shrithika Logeshwaran – Second Prize in Group II


Third Prize Ishita Rao, Apex, North Carolina  and Ishani Madhav, Leesburg, Georgia

Painting by Ishita Rao – Joint Third Prize in Group II


Artwork by Ishani Madhav – Joint Third Prize in Group II


Group III (26 years & above)


First PrizePuja Shetty, Andover, Massachusetts

Painting by Puja Shetty – First Prize in Group III


Second PrizePreet Munday, Sugar Land, Texas

Painting by Preet Munday : Second Prize in Group III


Third PrizeTanuja Sriram, San Diego, California

Painting by Tanuja Sriram : Third Prize in Group III


Special Mentions


Kaustubh Chemuturi, Littleton, Massachusetts

Artwork by Kaustubh Chemuturi – Special Mention


Neha Jain, Scarborough, Maine

Artwork by Neha Jain – Special Mention


Objective of the National Art Contest

The objective of the national art contest was to support the digital literacy mission of Ekal Vidyalaya network in rural India. The contest was managed by Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation USA jointly with Khula Aasmaan, which is a platform for creative expression by children and young adults.

Shortlisted paintings from the art contest in U.S. by Ekal Vidyalaya Foundation and Khula Aasmaan