Veterans Creative Arts Competition (VAMHCS) - VA Maryland Health Care System
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Veterans Creative Arts Competition (VAMHCS)

The Veterans Creative Arts Competition is a national event that highlights the creative talents of our nations Veterans and the important role that the creative arts plays in their recovery and wellness. Local creative arts competition first place winning entries advance to a national judging process and first, second and third place entries in each category are determined. Selected gold-medal-winning Veterans are invited to attend the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival hosted by a different VA facility each year.

2021 Creative Arts Festival Submissions

Introduction Video

Virtual Veterans Creative Arts Showcase
(You will need to login to FaceBook to view the event)

Art Show

Creative Writing


As part of our virtual event, this year we invited Veterans to submit a short video testimonial answering the question: 

How are you involved in creative arts and how does it help you in your health and wellness? 

Testimonials Introduction

All questions, recording appointment requests, and application materials should be submitted to:

Kelsey Eisenhauer, MT-BC

Perry Point VAMC
Bldg 24H, Rm 013
Perryville, MD 21902