Bowie-Crofton Camera Club 

Promoting Photographic Skill and Enjoyment
Throughout Central and Southern Maryland.

National Wildlife Annual Photo Contest

NWM Photo Contest - promo banner green


  • $25,000 in Cash Prizes
  • Two $5,000 Grand Prizes
  • Pro, Amateur and Youth divisions
  • Submit up to 20 photos in 7 categories

National Wildlife® is now accepting entries to our 39th annual contest. Cash prizes totaling $25,000—including two $5,000 grand prizes—plus other gifts will be awarded to the winners in three divisions: professional, amateur and youth. Winning photographs will be published online and a selection will appear in the December 2009 issue of the magazine.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS JULY 20, 2009.  Only digital files accepted.

In exchange for your $15 entry fee, you can submit as many as 20 photographs in the following seven categories. You also will receive a one-year membership to the National Wildlife Federation, including six issues of National Wildlife®.*

    • Mammals
    • Birds
    • Other Wildlife
    • Backyard Habitats
    • Connecting People and Nature
    • Landscapes and Plant Life
    • Global Warming and Wildlife
For entry details, categories and deadline information, visit

*current NWF members excluded

© 2009 National Wildlife Federation. All rights reserved. NWF Privacy Policy

Contact us: | 1-800-822-9919 | National Wildlife Federation, 11100 Wildlife Center Drive, Reston VA, 20190.

Bring your yard to life! Create a wildlife-friendly yard officially certified through NWF's Wildlife HabitatTM program.
Background image by George Smyth