by NRA Blog Staff - Thursday, September 7, 2017
Calling all artists interested in hunting and wildlife conservation!
The 2017 George Montgomery/NRA Youth Wildlife Art Contest is accepting entries from young artists in grades 1 through 12 (including home-schooled children). To submit your entry, simply create and send your artwork with completed entry form and have postmarked by October 31, 2017.
More than 750 exceptional artists from across the country entered in 2016 vying for the opportunity to earn cash prize and more.
Artists are permitted to submit one entry that portrays North American game birds or animals that may be legally hunted or trapped. Each submission will be judged based on artistic merit, creativity, and anatomical accuracy. Artists will also be grouped and judged by the following grade groups: Category I: Grades 1-3, Category II: Grades 4-6, Category III: Grades 7-9, Category IV: Grades 10-12.
There is only one Best in Show. Will it be you?
For more information on how to enter and official rules, click here.
2016 Best In Show
Click here to view winners from 2016.