A special thanks to National Geographic for supplying the How to Know the Birds books we include in the contest registration materials.  We are very thankful to them for their generosity.

What would the ABA Young Birder of the Year Contest be without prizes?! Thanks to all of the prize supporters who stepped forward this year to keep the contest running strong! Each of the module winners will receive selected prizes donated by the following companies:

Leica Sports Optics is the Legacy Sponsor of the Young Birder’s Contest

National Geographic

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Cornell Lab of Ornithology


Prospect Patches

Drawing 10,000 Birds

If you have cool stuff that would make great Prizes for these deserving young birders we would be happy to consider offering more prizes.  Please contact Ioana Seritan to get your brilliant birding equipment, software, books, stickers into the hands of our talented contestants!  Thank you for helping us spread the magic that is birding.

ABA members make it all possible with their generous donations. To help keep this program going strong please donate…