Heckrodt Calendar Contest for Individuals Age 15 and Older

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Heckrodt Calendar Contest for Individuals Age 15 and Older

Heckrodt Wetland Reserve is organizing a calendar photo contest, and all the individuals who are at least 15 years of age are invited to participate. For participating, the contestants are required to submit a photograph featuring the landscapes, plants, or animals within the boundaries of Heckrodt Reserve. A maximum of 5 photographs are allowed for submission per candidate. The photos should not feature any human being, or else they will be disqualified from the competition. All the photographs should be in color and landscape format. The contest ends on July 31, 2021. Kindly submit your entries before the due date.   

It is an excellent opportunity for all the budding photographers to present their talent and get their creativity featured in the Heckrodt annual calendar. If you are a professional, this is the chance for you to show your creativity to a huge number of audiences via the calendar. A maximum of 14 winners will be selected whose photos will be featured as the photo of the month, and they will get the printed copy of the calendar. This contest is a chance for you to find the creativity within yourself and showcase your perspective to the world. Don’t miss the opportunity. All the best!

Heckrodt Wetland Reserve is an urban nature reserve expanded in 76-acres of land and is home to numerous species of reptiles, amphibians, and mammals. They aim to enhance, restore, and preserve the reserve and educate all individuals about the importance of conserving natural resources while promoting recreational activities.   

Brief Description

Refer to the table below for further details:

OrganizationHeckrodt Wetland Reserve
Educational Level15 years and above
Access modeOnline
Number of Awards14
Application DeadlineJuly 31, 2021
Application feesN/A
RequirementsA photograph

Who is Eligible?

All the individuals who are 15 years old and above are eligible to participate in the calendar photo contest organized by Heckrodt Wetland Reserve. The photos submitted should necessarily be clicked within the boundaries of the reserve.

How to Apply?

To participate, the candidates are required to submit the following:

  1. Submit a photograph depicting the scenes of landscapes, plants, or animals within the boundaries of the Heckrodt Wetland Reserve.
  2. The photographs must be in landscape format.
  3. Photographs with visible copyright notations and the photographer’s name will be disqualified.
  4. Photos must be submitted in a compressed (zipped) folder.
  5.  The photos must be 300 dpi or 2400 × 3000 in resolution at an 8 × ten size.

Note: Fill the application form and email the photograph along with the form to chrisl@heckrodtnaturecenter.org


The best 14 photographs will be selected and featured as the photo of the month. The winning photographers will get a copy of calendars once it is printed. If you are an amateur who loves to click pictures, this contest can help you improve your skills. And if you are a professional, this contest can help you with better career opportunities as the calendar has a wide reach, and you can get a huge crowd as your audience.

Application Deadline

The last date to submit your photograph is July 31, 2021. Please submit your entries before the deadline to participate in the contest.

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