Audubon Photography Awards
Double-crested Cormorant. Photo: Joanna Lentini/2020 Grand Prize winner/Audubon Photography Awards
Double-crested Cormorant. Photo: Joanna Lentini/2020 Grand Prize winner/Audubon Photography Awards

Step 1: Personal Information

Welcome to the 2021 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) by clicking on a category below, and then fill in the additional requested information.

If you would like to enter the Video or Plants for Birds divisions, please select your Professional/Amateur/Youth status below, and the option to submit entries to those two divisions will appear on the following page—along with a checkbox to indicate whether you would like an image to be considered for the new Female Bird Prize.

You may submit entries to more than one division, but any given photograph can be submitted only once.

To BEGIN your submission please select one below:

Category is required.
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Fees
  • January 27, 2021 through 11:59:59 a.m. (noon) EDT on March 31, 2021: $15 per image or video
  • 12 p.m. (noon) EST on March 31, 2021, through 12 p.m. (noon) EST on April 7, 2021: $20 per image or video
  • Youth category: Free

Note: You have the option to enter the contest for free by mailing prints (for photographs) or a CD or USB key (for videos) to Audubon. Click on photography or videography to download a printable entry form.

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No purchase necessary. Contest begins 1/27/21 and ends 4/7/21. 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.