Entries Sought for Subsistence Student Art Contest

For Immediate Release:
February 23, 2022

The Federal Subsistence Management Program is sponsoring its annual art contest for all students in Alaska grades K-12.  Deadline for submission is April 1, 2022.  This year, entries may focus on either subsistence wildlife or fish, and two winners will be selected.  The winners’ artwork will be published on either the cover of the 2022-2024 Subsistence Management Regulations for the Harvest of Wildlife on Federal Public Lands in Alaska book or the 2023-2025 Subsistence Management Regulations for the Harvest of Fish and Shellfish on Federal Public Lands in Alaska book, both distributed statewide.  The art contest offers an exciting opportunity for students to express their talent and creativity while sharing their knowledge of subsistence resources.


Last edited 02/23/2022
Contact Information

Kayla McKinney

(907) 786-3888 or (800) 478-1456


Each entry must be 8.5 by 11 inches and have a theme related to subsistence species or activities in Alaska. All artwork must be original. Submit entries to:

Office of Subsistence Management
Attn: Kayla McKinney
1011 E. Tudor Rd., Mail Stop 121
Anchorage, Alaska 99503-6199

Entries must be postmarked by April 1, 2022.  The official rules and entry forms are available by contacting the Office of Subsistence Management at (800) 478-1456 or by email at subsistence@fws.gov, or by visiting www.doi.gov/subsistence/art-contest.

Scanned student artwork may be retained for use in website or social media posts, brochures, regulation books, and other publications produced by the Office of Subsistence Management.

Information about the Federal Subsistence Management Program may be found on the web at www.doi.gov/subsistence or by visiting www.facebook.com/subsistencealaska.

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