NC 4-H Congress Photography Contest

Please see the following information regarding the 2011 North Carolina 4-H Congress Photography Contest.   Please note:  All entries must be submitted digitally or postmarked NO LATER THAN June 15, 2011.

NEW THIS YEAR: In an effort to reduce costs to photo contest participants, we are eliminating the requirement that entries be submitted in print format. Instead, we encourage all participants to submit digital entries to

  • This exhibit is open to (and only to) all North Carolina 4-H members ages 9-19.
  • Participation is NOT limited to just those 4-H’ers enrolled in photography projects.
  • All entry photos must have been taken by the 4-H’er submitting the entry during the contest year.
  • Entrants must submit their photos within the division that applies (Junior/ages 9-12 OR Senior/ages 13-19).
  • Each entrant may submit only one photo in each of the three categories (“4-H in Action”, “Nature’s Beauty”, “Patterns”). This means that each individual 4-H’er may have as many as three entries so long as they submit each entry in a different category.
  • The same image may be entered in more than one category (if it applies to each category.)
  • Please attach an Entry Form to the email containing your photographs.
  • Photos may be in color OR black-and-white.
  • Please, please send your entries at the highest image resolution possible so that we may make high-quality display prints of the winners.

Please email all entries to, using “NC 4-H Photo Contest 2011” as the subject line.
You may attach as many as three contest entries per person to one email.

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