NeighborWoods® Photo Contest

Win $500! Grab your camera and document urban forestry volunteers in action during National NeighborWoods® Month. Send us your most dramatic, artistic, and heartfelt photographs that capture the NeighborWoods® spirit of volunteerism.

If we pick your image, you will win $500. In addition, we will post your winning photo on our website and on future NeighborWoods® promotional literature. Photos can be landscape or profile, action or portrait, individual or group, etc. Before submitting, please be sure to read the contest guidelines.

Deadline: November 15, 2013

Subjects (successful photos will depict scenes fitting the following categories):

  • Corporate volunteers
  • Family & Youth
  • Teens
  • Multi-generational
  • Tree planting, mulching, pruning in action
  • Best use of NeighborWoods® Month materials
  • Best partnership with affordable housing
  • Best spirit of volunteerism
  • Hugging a Tree

Make sure to include:

  • TIFF/JPEG photo in color or black & white (preferably high resolution)
  • Your full name(s) and name of your organization
  • Organization address / email / phone number
  • Caption / Picture Subject(s) Names and Titles
  • A one-sentence description of the moment and event presented in the picture
  • How you featured NeighborWoods® (if not evident from the picture)

How to submit your entry:
By Email:, with the subject line: “NeighborWoods® Month Photos”

Related Resources:
Photo Contest Rules
National NeighborWoods® Month
2013 Photo Contest Winners
2012 Photo Contest Winners
2011 Photo Contest Winners
2010 Photo Contest Winners
2009 Photo Contest Winners