2021 Garden for Wildlife Photo Contest
- Grand Prize: $1,000 cash prize
- Runner-Up: $500 cash prize
- Category Winners (5 total): Each will receive a 12-pack Garden for Wildlife Native Plant Collection ($118 value)
- Runner-Up Category Winners (5 total): Each will receive a 6-pack Garden for Wildlife Native Plant Collection ($68 value)
- Honorable Mentions: National Wildlife Federation Calendar
- People in the Wildlife Garden
- Certified Wildlife Habitat Landscapes
- Wildlife Observations Where People Live, Work, Play, Learn and Worship
- Close-up Native Plants and their Wildlife Visitors
- Young Habitat Photographers: For photographers age 13-17
Online submission of digital images via the website.
Image requirements: at least 1,600 pixels wide (if a horizontal image) or 1,600 pixels tall (if a vertical image). There is a maximum file size of 50 megabytes per image. Images should be in RGB or sRGB format.
Judging criteria: representation of main elements of habitat, and for originality, technical excellence, composition, overall impact and artistic merit.