University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

WNPA Essay Contest: Engaging a younger and more diverse audience in national parks.

What can the National Park Service do to attract more diverse visitors to public lands? Listen to local high school students and winners of the essay contest sponsored by Western National Parks Association read their essays about relevancy, diversity and inclusion within the National Park Service.

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Arizona Party Rental Companies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
Tucson Electric Power Co.

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