Audubon Photography Awards

2020 Audubon Photography Contest Prizes

American Avocet. Photo: Arrow Myers/Audubon Photography Awards

There are six Prizes available to be won: one Grand Prize, one prize in each of the four Divisions, and one Fisher Prize. (Grand, Professional, Amateur, Youth, Plants for Birds, and Fisher Prizes each referred to as a “Prize” or collectively as “Prizes”). To see criteria for which Prizes are awarded please refer to the contest rules. Prizes will be awarded only to the person whose name is on the winning entry at the time of Submission. 

1. Grand Prize: $5,000 USD

2. Professional Prize:  $2,500 USD

3. Amateur Prize:  $2,500 USD

4. Plants for Birds Prize: $2,500 USD

5. Fisher Prize: $1,000 USD 

6. Youth Prize: Six days at Audubon's Hog Island Audubon Camp during the 2021 season. 

Youth Prize includes: 

  • Round-trip airfare from within the United States or Canada to Portland, Maine, for the winner and one parent/legal guardian;
  • Ground transportation from the airport in Maine to and from Hog Island;
  • 5-night hotel accommodations (standard room, double occupancy) for winner and his/her parent/guardian;
  • Three meals a day;
  • All Hog Island Photography Camp programs for winner and his/her travel companion;

Total ARV of Youth Prize is $3,500 USD. Travel companion of Youth Prize winner must be the parent/legal guardian of Youth Prize winner and must accompany winner during all Youth Prize trip components.

The total ARV of all Prizes available to be won: $17,000 USD.

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