Annual Photo Contest

Do you have beautiful images you’d like to share with the EcoWomen community and the world? DC EcoWomen hosts an annual photo contest that provides the opportunity to do just that!

Why You Should Enter

Send us images for your chance to win prizes and recognition within our member community and on the web. Prizes will include certificates for eco-friendly activities and products that support local businesses.

Enter to Win*

Entering our photo contest is free and easy.


Winners will be announced in the summer, and publicized in EcoWomen communications and social media throughout late summer and into the fall months. Finalists will be identified by members of the DC EcoWomen Executive Board based on quality, composition, and relevance to the theme.

Prizes will be awarded for the winners of the three Themes and an overall Grand Prize. All prizes are donated by local eco-friendly community organizations.

*By entering the DC EcoWomen Photo Contest, you are agreeing to the Rules and Guidelines.


*2019 Themes

  • Women: Do you have photos of women working together on an environmental project? Did you speak on a panel with other women in the field? Did you organize a March that helps support women in our space? Show us how you are building relationships among women in the environmental field.
  • Environmental Issues: Did you help protect our natural resources? Participate in a March on climate change? Get your community involved in a solar project? Start a neighborhood garden? Lobby on the Hill for environmental justice? Show us how you are working on environmental issues.
  • D.C. Area: We’re lucky that our city is so full of opportunities. Did you contribute to a D.C.-based environmental program? Were you part of a  D.C. park clean-up? Show us how you’re contributing to the environmental movement in the area.

*2018 Themes

  • Women in the Eco-Workplace We want to see your photos of women eco-professionals, changing the world at work in whatever “workplace” means to you, from your office, to the Hill, to your stand at the farmer’s market or classroom.
  • DC’s Natural Urbanity: We’re lucky that our city is so full and so close to nature! Showcase your favorite city/nature hotspots! Tell us in the description how they help you refresh your urban self.
  • Sustainable Living: Gardening in your backyard? Using a solar charger for your iphone? Vermicomposting? Show us how you and your friends are keeping your practices real and green.