The 1st Annual Seachem Aquascape Competition

Seachem Laboratories, Inc. is proud to announce and sponsor SEASCAPE™, the Seachem worldwide aquascaping competition for contestants of all nationalities and experience to showcase an aquarium as a work of art. Please read all contest rules carefully prior to submission.

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  • Contest Open for Submissions
    April 1, 2022
  • Contest Closes for Submissions
    June 30, 2022
  • Preliminary Evaluations
    July 1- August 15, 2022
  • Final Evaluations
    August 15 – September 15, 2022
  • Award of Prizes
    September 30, 2022


  • First Place
    USD $15,000
  • Second Place
    USD $3,000
  • Third Place
    USD $1,000
  • 4th – 20th Place Prize
    USD $50 Gift Card and Certificate of Top 100
  • Remaining Top 100
    Certificate of Top 100

Judging & Scoring

Preliminary evaluations will be conducted by a committee of industry experts and Sponsor representatives to eliminate disqualified entries and identify the top 300 entries from all submissions. Final evaluation of the top 300 entries will be conducted by panel of expert aquascape judges. Each judge will evaluate the aquascape based on the below criteria, awarding up to 100 total possible points:

For finals evaluation, each judge’s score will be harmonically averaged with all other judges’ scores to determine the overall placing of the aquascape.

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