The Minnesota Conservation Volunteer magazine, in partnership with Wildlife Forever, is hosting the 2022 Minnesota Fish Art Contest. The free contest is open to students in grades K-12.

To compete in the contest, students must submit an entry form, an original illustration of a fish of their choice, and for those in grades 4-12, a one-page informational essay. The submission deadline is March 31, 2022.  For more contest details and entry forms, visit

Following the submission deadline, a panel of judges will help select the winners from multiple grade categories. State winners will advance to a national competition.