The McPherson County Student Art Exhibition and Scholarship Competition is now open through April 23 at the Park School Gym in McPherson.

All McPherson County students, grades six through 12 in public schools, private schools or home schooled, were eligible to participate in the student exhibit.

Work is displayed in 20 categories with ribbons awarded for first, second and third place.

A reception will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. April 21 with refreshments.

The show, sponsored by the McPherson Arts Alliance, will be open from 1 to 8 p.m. April 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 22 and 1 to 4 p.m. April 23.

Any senior who is planning to study art and attend a university, college, technical school or art institute in fall of 2017 is eligible to enter a portfolio display to compete for scholarship prizes.

Judging will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on April 21 and critique will be offered later that afternoon.