Announcing the 2018 Adventures in Nature Student Photo Contest

Get outdoors to take your best shot

Tuscon, AZ | February 05, 2018

Arizona students ages 13 – 18 are invited to submit nature photos to the 6th annual “Adventures in Nature” photo contest. Deadline for submitting photos is midnight April 13, 2018. 

Winners will receive up to $10,000 in prize money plus gift certificates and passes to Nature Conservancy preserves in Arizona. 

Contest winners will also have their photos published by the contest sponsors: The Nature Conservancy in Arizona, Arizona Highways magazine and Cox Communications. Winners will also receive a photography workshop from Arizona Highways Photo Workshops. 

Last year the contest attracted more than 1,300 submissions from students around the state. The contest is intended to connect young people to the outdoors through photography. 

Photographers may submit as many photos as they like. To submit a photo to the contest, go to:

See a slide show of last year’s 10 finalists.

Click here to submit your photos to the 2018 student photo contest.

For information, contact Tana Kappel at 520-547-3432 or

Since 1925, Arizona Highways magazine has brought the beauty of Arizona to visitors and natives alike through its award-winning photography, travel journalism and steadfast commitment to discovering the state’s treasures. Helping to drive tourism to and through the state, Arizona Highways has subscribers in all 50 states and more than 120 countries.

Cox Communications is the third largest cable provider and a multi-service broadband communications company in the country, serving nearly 3 million residential and business product subscribers in Arizona (a product subscriber represents an individual service purchased by a customer).

The Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends. Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world's toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. We are tackling climate change, conserving lands, waters and oceans at an unprecedented scale, providing food and water sustainably and helping make cities more sustainable. Working in 72 countries, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more, visit or follow @nature_press on Twitter.

Contact information

Tana Kappel
The Nature Conservancy in Arizona


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