Seasonal Celebration Photo Contest

Seasonal celebrations are in full swing and in this spirit, we’re hosting a photo contest. To enter, send us a picture of your seasonal celebration with a brief description, however it is defined. Whether it’s events with family or friends, an activity that connects people to history or cultural heritage, or a prized possession, we’d love to see it.


How to enter:

Please include #SewardPhotoContest2016 in your social media post or send photographs to with your contact information including: name, e-mail, and phone number. Photographs must be submitted in .jpeg, .jpg or .gif format, edited for web, at least 2,000 pixels wide and no larger than 10 MB. Please send separate e-mails for each photo submitted.

  • We do not accept photographs submitted through the mail.
  • High-quality scans of non-digital photographs are acceptable.
  • Digital photographs should be taken at the highest resolution possible.

You retain your rights to your photograph; however, by entering the contest, you grant the Seward Co-op (and those authorized by the Seward Co-op) a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive license to publicly display, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works of the entries for Seward Co-op publications and promotional materials. Any photograph reproduced will include a photographer credit as feasible. The Seward Co-op will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such uses.

Entry Deadline:

All entries must be received by 11:59 PM Central Standard Time on January 15, 2017


Photo entries will be judged based on creativity, quality, originality, responsiveness to the prompt and overall impact. Judging will be conducted by the Seward Co-op Marketing Department. Seward Co-op will select a grand prize winner, as well as first and second runner-ups. Winners will be notified via the contact information provided with entry and will have five business days to claim their prize. Please do not contact us about the status of entries or judging.


Grand Prize: $100 Seward Co-op gift card
1st Runner-up: $50 Seward Co-op gift card
2nd Runner-up: $25 Seward Co-op gift card