Cavan and Monaghan County Council’s are joining forces during Science Week by hosting the 6th Cavan Monaghan Science Festival from the 6th - 12th November 2021.

The objectives of the festival are to increase the awareness and visibility of science in our society, promote the importance of science for economic growth, to promote STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) at a local & regional level and to show that STEAM is fun, educational and social.

You are invited to enter a photography competition to showcase

“LOCAL GARDEN BIRDS”.

There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

The winners will be announced during the Cavan Monaghan Science Festival and their photographs will also feature in local media as well as other social media platforms and publications linked to the Science Festival.

Enter Via Email

Please send all entrants to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and entries will be accepted up to and including Thursday 21st October 2021. The competition is open to all primary and secondary level students. We will accept up to 3 photographs per person in either colour or black and white.

Please include a description of your picture as well as your name, age, class/year, school and school phone number on your entries. Judges decision will be final.