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2017 Photo Contest

The New River Valley Regional Commission is excited to launch the 2017 NRVRC Photo Contest!   The contest will be an opportunity to celebrate the Movers & Makers in the New River Valley!

  • Artisans
  • Community Events
  • Growers
  • Small Business Entrepreneurs
  • Community Volunteers
  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Local Manufacturing
  • Technology

The contest takes place August 1, 2017 – August 31, 2017.

The winner will receive a $100 Visa gift card!


Photos submitted must follow the criteria below:

  • Photo must be taken in the NRV (includes Floyd, Giles, Montgomery and Pulaski Counties and the City of Radford).
  • Photo must have been taken between September 31, 2016 and August 31, 2017.
  • You must be able to provide proof of consent for subjects (people, copyrighted material such as artwork) in the photo.
  • The photo must be a single image; collages are not eligible.
  • You must include the date and location where the photo was taken.
  • NRVRC will retain a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive right to use any photos submitted to the contest. NRVRC anticipates using these photos in digital and print media it produces, but not for any profit activity.
  • There is no age limit for participants.
  • A contest entry form must be submitted along with each photo submitted- maximum of five entries per person.
  • Photo must be submitted as a JPEG file.
  • Photos will be judged on creativity and originality.
  • Only minor color correction, cropping and similar editing is permitted.

Photo submissions and questions can be directed to Julie Phillips.


Entry Form