2019

Explore Council Grove and Morris County this summer and snap photos of your favorite scenes to win one of three great prizes! 

Open to all children, age 18 and under,

who reside in Morris County and the USD #417 area.

Prizes

Grand Prize:

$50 Council Grove Gift Certificate
2nd Place:  

$25 Council Grove Gift Certificate
3rd Place:  

$10 Council Grove Gift Certificate

Categories

 Landscapes & Flint Hills Scenery 
Council Grove Main Street Buildings
Wildlife & Nature
Historical Views
Recreation& Lake Life

how to enter

Submit your photo by email to chamber@councilgrove.com

Entries can be submitted between May 1-June 1, 2019. 
Winners will be announced June 20, 2019.

Voting

Simply click on the heart icon while hovering over the photo below.

 

Voting will continue until June 19, 2019, you may vote for multiple photos. 

Landscapes &

Flint Hills Scenery

Council Grove

Main Street Buildings

Wildlife & Nature

Historical Views

Recreation and 

Lake Life

Official Rules

The Flint Hills Life Youth Photo Contest runs from May 1 to June 15, 2019. Winners will be announced June 20, 2019.

 

To Enter:

  1. Contest is open to anyone under the age of 18.

  2. Take a great photo of what you love about Council Grove/Morris County and The Flint Hills Life. Photos must fit into one of these categories: Landscapes & Flint Hills Scenery Council Grove Main Street Buildings, Wildlife & Nature, Historical Views, Recreation & Lake Life.

  3. Ensure it is sized correctly: A high-resolution photo suitable for print.

  4. Submit your photo by email to chamber@councilgrove.com.

Eligibility:

All photos must be taken in Morris County and/or the USD #417 school district area. You cannot use someone else’s photo. Open to all children, age 18 and under, who reside in Morris County and the USD #417 area, except families of the judging panel. The Council Grove/Morris Country Chamber of Commerce & Tourism reserves the right to cancel the contest or modify these rules at its discretion. Decisions will be final.  No purchase is necessary. Winners will be contacted by email.

Entries:

Winners’ names and photographs will be published on councilgrove.com and social media. By submitting your photos, you agree to allow the Council Grove/Morris County Chamber of Commerce to use the photos in its marketing promotions such as their website or Travel Guide. Photos published may or may not be credited to the photographer. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received and how many voters there are.

Judging:

A panel of judges will select the winner of the Grand Prize from the top 10 photos with the most votes. The 5 Honorable Mention Prizes will be the photo with the most votes in each category. Council Grove/Morris County reserves the right, at its discretion, to disqualify or discount any entrant, image or vote connected to votes cast by unfair means. Winners will be notified by email June 20, 2019. The decision of the judges is final.

Copyright Notice:

By submitting any photograph to this contest, the entrant grants Council Grove/Morris County a royalty-free, world-wide, perpetual, non-exclusive license to display, distribute, reproduce, and create derivative works of the entries, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or subsequently developed, for any Council Grove/Morris County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism’s purpose, including, but not limited to advertising and promotional materials, its website, exhibition, and commercial products, including but not limited to Council Grove/Morris County Chamber of Commerce publications. Council Grove/Morris County will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such uses. Winning entrants are required to sign a release containing the above conditions. For a photo in which a person is recognizable, a model release is required. Model releases are the responsibility of the entrant and must be presented in the event the photo is a winner. We are not responsible for any failure of the website during this contest. Nor is it responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software or any email, entries lost due to technical problems. 

For questions contact the Council Grove/Morris County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism via email chamber@councilgrove.com or call 620.767.5413.

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