April 1, 2018
Communicate Science Through Imagery
Biological research is transforming our society and the world. Help the public and policymakers to better understand the breadth of biology by entering the Faces of Biology Photo Contest.
About the Contest
The theme of the contest is "Faces of Biology." Photographs entered into the contest must depict a person, such as a scientist, researcher, collections curator, technician, or student, engaging in biological research. The depicted research may occur outside, in a lab, with a natural history collection, on a computer, in a classroom, or elsewhere.
Prizes will be awarded to one First Place Winner, one Second Place Winner, and one Third Place Winner.
The First Place Winner will have his/her winning photo featured on the cover of BioScience, and will receive $250 and a one year membership in AIBS, including a subscription to BioScience.
The Second and Third Place Winners will have his/her winning photo printed inside BioScience, and will receive a one year membership in AIBS, including a subscription to BioScience.
Click here to read the official rules.
The contest has now ended. Please check back soon for the announcement of the 2018 winner.
2017: Faces of Biology Photo Contest
2016: Faces of Biology Photo Contest
2015: Faces of Biology Photo Contest
2014: Faces of Biology Photo Contest
2013: Faces of Biology: Broader Impacts Photo Contest
2012: Faces of Biology: Teaching and Learning Photo Contest
2011: Faces of Biology Photo Contest
If you have any questions regarding the contest, please contact our
Public Programs Department .