Great Gray Owl. Photo: Steve Mattheis/2017 Professional Winner

Step 1: Personal Information

Welcome to the 2018 Audubon Photography Awards!

Use this form to enter the competition. For more detailed information on the awards, including rules, ethical guidelines, and an FAQ, please visit this site.

To help us quickly and accurately process your entry, it’s important that you first INDICATE WHICH DIVISION YOU PLAN TO ENTER (Professional, Amateur, Youth), and then fill in the additional requested information below.

Remember: You may enter only ONE category.
To BEGIN your submission please select below:

  • January 8 through 11:59:59 a.m. EST on April 02, 2018: $15 per image
  • 12:00:00 p.m. EST on April 02, 2018, through 11:59:59 p.m. EST on April 9, 2018: $20 per image
  • Youth category: Free
  • Number of images: No limit

Note: You have the option to enter the contest for free by mailing prints to Audubon. Click here to download a printable entry form.

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No purchase necessary. Contest begins 1/8/18 and ends 4/9/18. Must be at least 13 years of age and a legal resident of the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, or Canada (excluding Quebec) to enter. Entrants under the age of majority must get permission from their parent or legal guardian to enter.