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Prizes

Register and compete to win thousands of dollars in cash prizes!

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The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) are pleased to announce a new $10,000 Ultimate Grand Prize exclusive to the 2021 Florida Python Challenge® thanks to sponsor, Virtual Business Services. The award will be presented to the participant who removes the most pythons as part of the competition.

Both Professional and Novice competitors have an opportunity to win. Prizes will be awarded by the Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida. Prize winners will be announced at the awards ceremony.

Additional prize amounts for the Florida Python Challenge®:

 

Professional

Novice

Most Pythons Grand Prize 

$2,500

$2,500

Most Pythons Second Place Prize 

$750 

$750 

Longest Python Grand Prize 

$1,500 

$1,500 

Longest Python Second Place Prize

$750

$750

 

Active duty military personnel and veterans who register for the competition will be eligible for additional prizes. 

NOTE: Any Florida Python Challenge® participant may only win one prize. If an individual is eligible for more than one prize, they will be awarded the prize of the highest value and the runner-up for that category will be awarded the remaining prize.

Help us remove invasive Burmese pythons from the Everglades ecosystem for your chance to win prizes while helping native wildlife! 

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