Union Bank
Wonder of Flora- Trees and Plants, 2021 Photo Calendar Contest

2021 Calendar Photo Contest

This year’s contest theme is  “Wonders of Flora- Trees and Plants”


Welcome to the 6th Annual Union Bank Photo Calendar Contest.

Union Bank invites all photographers to submit photos of their favorite tree or native plant found in your hometown or surrounding communities in Vermont or New Hampshire where Union Bank provides banking services. Union Bank locations.

We will be looking for photos that have artistic appeal, creativity and interesting compositional structure. As you go for walks in nature, go down a street lined with trees, or sit under a special tree that you treasure, take a photo that captures the mesmerizing, magnificent and energizing appeal of our native organisms.

We invite all photographers from all levels of expertise to submit their best photos for a chance to win a cash prize and to be showcased in our 2021 calendar!


Contest deadline: Friday, September 25, 2020.


Subject and theme of photos: All photographs must represent areas in Vermont and New Hampshire where Union Bank provides banking services. Photos submitted from locations outside of our geographical footprint will not be accepted. If you need info about our locations, check out our location map. 

Ideas for photos: All photos must be taken in northern Vermont or New Hampshire where Union Bank provides services. Common native trees include pine, cedar, spruce maple, ash, fir, birch and oak to name a few.  Native plants come in a large variety of species to include Wintergreen, American Bittersweet, Clematis, Elderberry, Blueberry, Steeplebush, Pussy Willow, etc. etc. etc.

Note: Photos with family & friends are not necessarily conducive for the calendar contest, however you may submit them as long as you will be able to obtain signed waivers from each person in the photo (providing your photo is chosen), and we may use them for other Union Bank marketing purposes.


Prizes:

  1. 1st place winner will be awarded $100 cash prize and the calendar cover

  2. $50 cash prizes will be awarded to each individual selected for one of the monthly calendar spots


Contest Guidelines and Photo Requirements:

Please read the contest guidelines and photo requirements carefully. Sorry, photos not meeting the requirements, will not be accepted.

If you have questions, please contact swhitney@unionbankvt.com.

Contest Guidelines:

Photo Requirements:

Please Note: In the past, we have received photos that do not meet the basic requirements. Please be sure any submitted photos are in horizontal format and meet the resolution requirements so that your photos will not be disqualified.


How to Submit Photos:

Entries may be submitted online or mailed to Union Bank. Please submit a completed and signed entry form with your photos. Only one entry form for up to 3 photo(s) is required. You may submit up to 3 separate entry forms if needed, to accommodate the individual photo size limit of 25MB.

Apply Online

Calendar Contest Form

 

Apply Via Mail

Download our printable entry form. The form contains “field fillable” boxes you can type directly into. Once completed, simply print out, sign and deliver or mail the form along with a CD or thumb drive containing up to 3 photos, to:

Suzanne Whitney
Marketing Officer
P.O. Box 667
Morrisville, VT 05661

Download and Print Calendar Contest Form

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