“Ships in Port” art competition
Çelebi Port of Bandırma organized a competition in Bandırma township in which children in grades 6, 7, and 8 were invited to submit original artworks on the theme “Ships in Port”. Thirty-five students took part in the competition with a wonderful array of fine works. Entries were judged by a Ministry of National Education commission, with first place going to Ayşe Çotuk, second to Alpay Tuncer, and third to Gülcan Kolay. First prize was a netbook, second prize was a camera, and third prize was an MP4 player. The top three winners received their prizes during an award ceremony conducted as part of the Bandırma National Education Festival.