LANCASTER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A North Texas middle schooler could soon have her art work on display for millions of people.
Christelle Matildo, a 7th grader at Elsie Robertson Middle School in Lancaster ISD, has had her artwork chosen for the national Google doodle competition.READ MORE: Mild Celebrations In Downtown Dallas Follow Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict
Matildo is the only contestant from Texas.READ MORE: Texas Sees Above-Average Number Of COVID-19 Cases And Deaths Tuesday
She calls her artwork, “A Hopeful Future.”
The national competition happens next week.MORE NEWS: 'Verdict Not Justice, It's Accountability': North Texas Leaders React To Derek Chauvin Guilty On All Counts
The winner receives a $30,000 college scholarship and will have their doodle displayed on Google’s homepage.