Dear readers,
the Natural Science Society (the Czech Republic) and the online magazine are pleased to announce the Botanical Illustration Competition for 2015. Co-organizers of the competition are the Granit Publishing House, and Botany Media. It is already the fifth year of this competition (past award winners: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014).

Competition rules:
The competition is open to all aged 15 years old or over. To enter the competition, you must create two illustrations: the first one should depict any existing plant species, the second one should depict the Common Reed (Phragmites australis). The art technique and size of images are not restricted.

Both your botanical illustrations should be scanned and sent by e-mail to us at – info(at) Your images will be published on the Czech version of our website. Do not forget to introduce yourself a bit in the mail, tell us a few words about yourself. Then you have to send the originals to our office.
Please, send us your illustrations until November 30, 2014. All the works will be evaluated by an independent jury.

We look forward to meeting you at the awards ceremony in spring 2015!

The participants of Competition for 2015:

The organizers and sponsors of the competition:

Sponzor akce