2024 Aviation Art Contest winners
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2024 Aviation Art Contest winners

The International Aviation Art Contest is designed to motivate and encourage children to study aeronautics, engineering and science.

In the 2024 Texas contest, 11 students ages seven to 16 were named winners. Entries were judged in three categories, according to age and for creative use of the theme in relation to the aviation world. All told, 7 schools submitted 25 pieces in the Texas challenge of the International Aviation Art Contest.

The 2024 contest theme was “Air Sports for a Peaceful World.” Below are the Texas winners’ entries for first, second, third place, and honorable mention.

Category 1 - ages 6-9

Pranav K Vemireddy
First place

McCoy Elementary, Coppell, Texas

Category II - ages 10-13

Stephanie Fu 
First place

XiaoSu School of Art, Irving, Texas

Stephanie Autery
Third place

Wills Point Junior High, Wills Point, Texas

Leonardo Franco
Honorable mention

Wills Point Junior High, Wills Point, Texas

Mohammed Mifzal
Honorable mention

Gilmer High School, Gilmer, Texas

Valarie Lewis
Second place

Wills Point Junior High, Wills Point, Texas

Isabella Rodriguez
Honorable mention

Wills Point Junior High, Wills Point, Texas

Kendall Fisher
Honorable mention

Wills Point Junior High, Wills Point, Texas

Category III - ages 14-17

Diya Vemireddy
First place

R.L. High School, Carrollton, Texas

Ana Sofia Gallardo
Second place

Kempner High School, Sugarland, Texas

Brendan Darnold
Third place

Gilmer High School, Gilmer, Texas