National Wildlife Federation rewards American contest entrants Contest (US)

National Wildlife Federation is helping to encourage American youth to get outside, explore nature and share their creativity through the Get to Know Contest. To celebrate the entrants, National Wildlife Federation is offering a variety of incentives for entrants and their parents.

All American students (Ages 4-12) who enter the contest will be entered in a draw to receive a one-year subscription to either Ranger Rick or Your Big Backyard. 30 subscriptions will be award; individuals will be selected at random.

All students will receive a copy of Ranger Rick Nature Journal in the mail.

20 winners will receive the following prize package:

  • National Wildlife Federation 'Be Out There' backpack

  •  Ranger Rickopoly or Bird Bingo game

  • 100 Wildlife Trading Cards

  • Ranger Rick T-shirt

  • Set of 4 Field Guides (Birds, Insects, Wildflowers, and Trees)

  • Flashlight

  • Wildlife Habitat Gift Certificate, redeemable for bird feeders, bird baths, bird house and much more!

Winners of the Photography and Writing (Middle School and High School) and their class will receive a SKYPE session with one of NWF leading Photo Editors of either of Children’s Magazines or National Wildlife. (Session will be 30 – 40 class session)

Parents of Winners will receive the opportunity to participate in a webinar (in Fall 2012) and receive monthly newsletters with tips, activities, events, contest and ideas for how they can get their children more active in nature (

Parents of all students submitting will receive a special coupon for discount on NWF catalog items redeemable for one year from contest end (July 2013) (

Teachers or schools of winning students will be eligible for Tree give-away (first option to receive) in either Spring 2013 or Fall 2013 to receive 50 – 500 trees to plant at their school (