This is the list of approaching deadlines (April and May) for the pastel competitions. Not all of them are pastel only competitions, but they are popular and many pastelists participate. Please feel free to comment and add more.
Richeson75 Still Life & Floral Entry Deadline: April 5, 2010.
IAPS 16th exhibition Entry deadline:April 26, 2010.
MidAmerica Pastel Society Entry deadline: May 3, 2010.
Artist’s Magazine Annual Art Competition Entry Deadline: May 3, 2010.
International Artist Magazine: Favorite Subjects, Entry Deadline: May 12, 2010.
Foundation of the Arts and Artists, figure, Registration Deadline: May 16, 2010.
Pastel Society of America Entry deadline: May 28, 2010.