Idaho Forest Products Commission

Arbor Day Student Photo Contest

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2024 Arbor Day Photo Contest

To celebrate Arbor Day, the Idaho Forest Products Commission sponsors a Photo Contest each year. The competition is open to all Idaho youth in 5th-12th grades. For the 2024 contest, young photographers addressed the theme, Healthy Tree, Healthy Me. In addition to their photo, contestants provided a statement sharing their vision of the photo’s portrayal of the theme.

Deadline: April 8th, 2024





Photo caption:

Helping me grow

Photographer's Statement:

The tree, with its branches swaying in the gentle breeze, offers me the gift of its leaves – a symbol of knowledge and growth. As I take the paper in my hands, I am filled with a sense of wonder and curiosity, eager to explore the world of literature and expand my horizons. With each turn of the page, I feel myself growing, gaining new insights and perspectives that will help me become the person I aspire to be. The tree, a steadfast presence in my life, continues to inspire me each day, reminding me of the infinite potential that lies within me.