The Friends of Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge is pleased to announce the “Celebrating 80 Years of Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge Juried Photographic Exhibition.” Color and black and white images, taken within the 47,000-acre boundaries of the Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (gold areas on map) and within the last three years, depicting its landscape, flora, wildlife will be accepted.

An exhibit of the winning works plus honorable mentions will hang in the auditorium of the Oceanville, NJ, Visitor’s Information Center after a gala reception open to the public and all entrants.

Peregrine Falcon

Categories

Open Submissions
Student Submissions – open to students the age of 22 and under

To enter, go to https://client.smarterentry.com/FriendsofForsythe

Fees:

Open: $30 for up to 3 images and $5 per image for each additional entry
Student: $10 for up to 3 images and $2 per image for each additional entry
NOTE: A total of 6 images can be submitted per photographer

Awards:

Open: $500 First Place; $250 Second Place; $100 Third Place
Student: $200 First Place; $100 Second Place; $50 Third Place

Important Dates:

Online Submission Opens: March 15, 2019
Online Submission Closes: May 15, 2019
Acceptance Notification: May 31, 2019
Delivery of Accepted Work:
June 13, 2019, 10-3
June 14, 2019, 10-3
June 15, 2019, 9-4
Exhibition Dates: June 27, 2019 to July 26, 2019
Opening Reception: June 27, 2019, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Awards to be announced at reception
Pick-up Artwork:
July 27, 2019, 9-4
July 28, 2019, 9-4