Sep 17, 2018 2018-09-17
The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is sponsoring a photography contest to celebrate Earth Science Week, October 14–20, 2018. The photography theme for this year is “Inspired by Earth.” The contest is open to interested persons of any age, who are residents of the United States. Entries must be original, authentic, unpublished photographs that capture evidence of ways people are inspired by Earth in their art, whether through dance, sculpture, or some other art form. A panel of geoscientists will judge the photographs on creativity, as well as on relevance to and incorporation of the topic. The winner will receive a prize of $300 and a copy of AGI’s The Geoscience Handbook. In addition, the winner’s name and photograph, and the names of the finalists, will be posted on the Earth Science Week website. Interested applicants will find this competition on GetEdFunding, a free database sponsored by CDW•G of thousands of funding opportunities for educators.
Deadline: October 19, 2018, 5 p.m. (ET), for entries