Teen Photo Contest 2024

stylized image of a person combined with a green leafy texture holding a camera pointed directly at the observer Get into Summer Reading by entering our teen photo contest! Take a picture based on the theme, “Adventure Begins at Your Library” and submit it by filling out the form below.

Enter by Friday, July 12 for your chance to win a local gift card. Winners will be announced at the end of July and posted on the library’s social media if consent is given. Your photo can be of your human friends or your pet family–the possibilities are endless! For ages 12-18.

The submission period for this contest is now over. Thank you to everyone who participated in this year’s photo contest!

Contest Deadline

Entries will be accepted through 5 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 2024.


  • The contest is open to participants entering grades 7-12.
  • Participants must reside in either Boone or Callaway County, Missouri.

Contest Rules

  • Photos must be captured digitally.
  • Photos must be original works.
  • Photos must be captured in high resolution (1MB or higher).
  • Photos may be digitally enhanced.
  • Entry limit is 1 photo per person.

You may contact a librarian with any contest questions at teen@dbrl.org.