Photo Contests

 

Here is the information about Photography Contests 2018–2019. Welcome to the world of Photo Competitions! Take part in the competitions and win!

 

The Independent Photographer
The Independent Photographer

Deadline: end of each month
Entry fee: 1 image – $20, 3 images – $30, 5 images – $40
Prizes: $400, $600, $1,000 cash, publications and exhibitions

 

CPC Portrait Awards
CPC Portrait Awards - Photo Competition for Child Portrait Photographers

Deadline: every month
Entry fee: single file – €10, 3 files – €20, 5 files – €30
Prizes: €200 cash, showcase in our winners online gallery, interview and editorial feature on our blog, published in our yearly e-book “Book of Winners”

 

International Wedding Photographer of the Year
International Wedding Photographer of the Year

Deadline: October 26, 2018
Entry fee: $18, Album $30
Prizes: $3,000, valuable prizes

 

This-Ability Photography Award
This-Ability Photography Award

Deadline: October 26, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: £1,000 cash

 

Proify International Photography Awards
International Proify Awards

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: 1 entry: $30 per entry; 2 entries: $27 per entry; 3 entries: $25 per entry; 4 or more entries: $23 per entry
Prizes: Canon 5D MK IV Body, DJI Mavic Air, $500 Camera Equipment Voucher

 

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award – HIPA
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award - HIPA

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from $6,000 to $120,000

 

International Color Awards
International Color Awards

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: Professional Single Image $35,  Amateur Single Image $30
Prizes: $500, $750, $1,500, medals, publications, certificates

 

International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
International Garden Photographer of the Year

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: £12 (Single Entry Slots x 4) / £25 (Portfolio)
Prizes: £250, £2,000, £7,500, publications and exhibitions

 

International Filter Photo Contest
International Filter Photo Contest

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ¥100,000, ¥500,000 (or $ equivalent), Kenko Tokina Group products worth ¥10,000

 

Allard Prize Photography Competition
Allard Prize Photography Competition

Deadline: November 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $1,000

 

 

MyWed Award – Annual Wedding Photographers Contest
MyWed Award - Annual Wedding Photographers Contest

Deadline: November 2, 2018
Entry fee: $45, members of MyWed Pro – free of charge
Prizes: the total prize fund is $6,000, valuable prizes

 

Chromatic Awards –
International Color Photography Contest

Chromatic Awards - International Color Photography Contest

Final Deadline: November 2, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $20 / Single Entry, Amateur: $15 / Single Entry
Prizes: $1,000, $2,000, valuable prizes

 

Gomma Photography Grant
Gomma Photography Grant

Deadline: November 3, 2018
Entry fee: until August 31: €10, after: €25
Prizes: €100, €500, €1,000 cash, certificates

 

Outdoor Photographer of the Year – OPOTY
Outdoor Photographer of the Year - OPOTY

Deadline: November 9, 2018
Entry fee: £8 per category, young photographer – free of charge
Prizes: Fjällräven Award of £3,000, valuable prizes

 

Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award
Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award

Deadline: November 9, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: to 10 photo, different or part of a series
Prizes: € 6,000 to develop a photography project

 

Portraits – Hellerau Photography Award
Portraits – Hellerau Photography Award

Deadline: November 12, 2018
Entry fee: Single €20, Series €30 (to 10 images)
Prizes: €1,000, €2,000, €5,000

 

Our World is Kind Photo Contest
Envision Kindness Photo Contest

Deadline: November 13, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $100, $500

 

One Life Awards
One Life Awards

Deadline: November 16, 2018
Entry fee: $40/series (up to 10 images)
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H gift cards

 

National Geographic Nature Photographer
of the Year Contest

National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Deadline: November 17, 2018
Entry fee: $15
Prizes: $2,500, $7,500, valuable prizes

 

Monochrome Photography Awards
Monochrome Photography Awards

Final Deadline: November 18, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $20/$25 (Single Entry), Amateur: $15/$20 (Single Entry)
Prizes: $1,000, $2,000 cash, valuable prizes

 

 

Metro Photo Challenge
Metro Photo Challenge

Deadline: November 20, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: travel (~ cost €4,000)

 

ONCE Photo Contest
ONCE Photo Contest

Deadline: November 20, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: € 350, € 750, € 1,500, FIAP’s and CEF’s Medals

 

Grand Prix Fotofestiwal
Grand Prix Fotofestiwal

Deadline: November 26, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: PLN10,000

 

Arte Laguna Prize
Arte Laguna Prize

Deadline: November 27, 2018
Entry fee: from €80 for 4 works, each additional work from €19
Prizes: 6 cash prizes of €7,000 each, valuable prizes

 

Bird Photographer of the Year – BPOTY
Bird Photographer of the Year - BPOTY

Deadline: November 30, 2018
Conditions: up to 8 images in each of the 7 categories
Entry fee:
from £6 to £68
Prizes: £50, £2,000, £5,000, valuable prizes

 

Smithsonian Photo Contest
Smithsonian Photo Contest

Deadline: November 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $500, $2,500, valuable prizes

 

Memorial Maria Luisa – Mountain and Nature Photography Contest
Memorial Maria Luisa - Mountain and Nature Photography Contest

Deadline: December 1, 2018
Entry fee: 22 € per participant, youth (less than 20 years): free
Prizes: €300, €3,000, valuable prizes, honorary diplomas

 

Adrenaline – Sports and Action Photography
PDN Adrenaline - Sports and Action Photography

Deadline: December 4, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $45 (single or series), Amateur: $35 (single or series)
Prizes: $2,000 cash (professional), $1,000 cash (amateur), $100, $500 gift cards to B&H Photo

 

International Photographer of the Year – IPOTY Photo Contest
International Photographer of the Year - IPOTY - Photo Contest

Deadline: December 10, 2018
Entry fee: single image $25, series $30, amateur: single image $20, series $25
Prizes: $1,500, $2,500

 

British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award – BJP IPA
British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award

Deadline: December 12, 2018
Entry fee: £49
Prizes: £5,000 exhibition grant, solo exhibition in London, in-person portfolio review and reprint, exclusive coverage in British Journal of Photography

 

 

Ultimate Music Moment
Ultimate Music Moment Photo Contest

Deadline: December 14, 2018
Entry fee: $35 Professional, $20 Amateur, Single or Series (2 to 6 images)
Prizes: $750, $1,500 cash, $100 B&H gift cards, published in the issue PDN and in an online gallery on pdnonline.com

 

Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Deadline: December 14, 2018
Entry fee: £30
Prizes: £1,000, £1,250, £1,500, £2,500, £10,000, valuable prizes

 

CGAP Photo and Video Contest
CGAP Photo and Video Contest

Deadline: December 14, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $ 1,000, $ 2,000 gift certificates

 

Mobile Photography Awards
Mobile Photography Awards

Deadline: December 16, 2018
Entry fee: $15 for 1 Photo, $30 for 3 Photos, $50 for 6 Photos, $100 for 15 Photos
Prizes: $500, $3,000, valuable prizes

 

LensCulture Exposure Awards
LensCulture Exposure Awards

Deadline: December 19, 2018
Entry fee: $50 – 5 photo, $60 – photo series
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, publications and exhibitions

 

PDNedu Student Photography Contest
PDNedu Student Photography Contest

Deadline: December 20, 2018
Entry fee: $30 per entry
Prizes: $1,500 cash, $150 B&H gift cards, Nikon DSLR camera

 

Family Photography Contest
Rangefinder Family Photography Contest

Deadline: December 21, 2018
Entry fee: $40 1-6 images per entry
Prizes: $2,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H Photo gift card

 

One Eyeland Photography Awards
One Eyeland Photography Awards 2018

Deadline: December 21, 2018
Entry fee: Amateur: Single: $25–35, Series: $35–55.
Professional: Single: $35–65, Series: $50–85
Prizes: $2,000, $5,000, The Golden Camera

 

Lifestyle Photography Competiton
Rangefinder Lifestyle Photography Competiton

Deadline: December 22, 2018
Entry fee: $35 per submission: single or series (2–6 images)
Prizes: $200 gift card, $2,500 cash, publication in the issue of Rangefinder and in an online gallery on Rflifestyle.com

 

B&W Child Photo Competition
B&W Child Photo Competition

Deadline Second Half: December 25, 2018
Entry fee: Single File – €10, 3 Files – €20, 5 Files – €30
Prizes: €30, €50, €100, €1,000 cash

 

 

SkyPixel Photo Contest – Aerial Photography
SkyPixel Photo Contest

Deadline: December 29, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: with a total value of $90,000

 

Newborns Photo Contest
Newborns Photo Contest

Deadline: December 30, 2018
Entry fee: Amateur: Single – €5.99, 3 files – €9.99, 5 files – €12.99. Professional: Single – €10, 3 files – €20, 5 files – €30
Prizes: €200, €500 cash

 

Wildlife Portraits Photo Contest
Wildlife Portraits Photo Contest

Premium Deadline: December 31, 2018
Entry fee:
Free, Premium – £15
Prizes: valuable prizes, exhibition in New York City, chance of winning the overall contest series grand prize: A 7-day luxury African safari for two a total value exceeding $12,000

 

Habitats & Landscapes Photo Contest
Habitats & Landscapes Photo Contest

Premium Deadline: December 31, 2018
Entry fee:
Free, Premium – £15
Prizes: valuable prizes, exhibition in New York City, chance of winning the overall contest series grand prize: A 7-day luxury African safari for two a total value exceeding $12,000

 

Animal Behaviour Photo Contest
Animal Behaviour Photo Contest

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free, Premium – £15
Prizes: valuable prizes, exhibition in New York City, chance of winning the overall contest series grand prize: A 7-day luxury African safari for two a total value exceeding $12,000

 

Underwater Photographer of the Year
Underwater Photographer of the Year

Deadline: January 2, 2019
Entry fee: £10, £20 or £30, up to 3, up to 15 or up to 20 images
Prizes: £100, £200, $500, $5,000 vouchers, valuable prizes

 

World Press Photo Contest
The World Press Photo Contest

Deadline: January 4, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: only open to professional photographers
Prizes: €10,000, valuable prizes

 

MonoVisions Photography Awards
MonoVisions Photography Awards

Early deadline: January 6, 2019
Final deadline: May 13, 2019
Entry fee: single – $20/$25, series – $25/$30
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000, badges and certificates

 

FEP – European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards
FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards

Deadline: January 7, 2019
Entry fee: €30 of 3 images on each category
Prizes: Merit Award Certificate, Distinction Award Certificate, Excellence Award Certificate by the FEP

 

Portrait of Humanity International Photography Award
Portrait of Humanity

Deadline: January 8, 2018
Entry fee: single image: $15, 3 images: $25, 10 images: $35
Prizes: $2,500, $5,000, exhibition at various locations across the world

 

 

Sony World Photography Awards
Sony World Photography Awards 2019

Deadline: January 11, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $5,000, total prize fund of $30,000, valuable prizes

 

Pictures of the Year International – POY
Pictures of the Year International — POY

Deadline: January 15, 2019
Entry fee: $50 per participant
Prizes: $500, $1,000, valuable prizes

 

Glanzlichter Nature Photo Contest
Glanzlichter Nature Photo Contest

Deadline: January 15, 2019
Entry fee: €20 per participant
Prizes: €250, €500, €1,000, €2,500, valuable prizes3

 

WPPI Annual Print Competition
WPPI Annual Print Competition

Deadline: January 18, 2019
Entry fee: $40 — members of WPPI, other — $60
Prizes: $1,500, valuable prizes

 

Best Friends – Animal Photography Contest
Best Friends — Animal Photography Contest

Deadline: January 25, 2019
Entry fee: $45 per entry: Single image submission or series submissions (2-6 related images)
Prizes: $200, $1,500

 

Nikon Photo Contest
Nikon Photo Contest

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

Istanbul Photo Awards
Istanbul Photo Awards

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: Photographs must be taken in 2018
Prizes: $3,000, $5,000, $8,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

1x Photo Awards
1x Photo Awards

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Entry fee: $19/€19 per photo (non-EU/EU)
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

Aperture Portfolio Prize
Aperture Portfolio Prize

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Entry fee: from $75
Prizes: $3,000 cash, participation in publication in Aperture Magazine, in an exhibition in New York and an online gallery on aperture.org

 

PDN Photo Annual
PDN Photo Annual

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Entry fee: single: $60, series: $70 (2-6 images), student single/series: $35
Prizes: $2,000, $2,500, $4,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

 

Siena International Photography Awards
Siena International Photography Awards

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Entry fee: from €20 to €35, under 20 y.o.: 3 images — free
Prizes: €1,500, valuable prizes

 

ZEISS Photography Award
ZEISS Photography Award

Deadline: February 6, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: series of 5-10 images
Prizes: ZEISS lenses of their choice with a total value of €12,000 as well as €3,000 to cover travel costs for a photo project

 

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year
Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year

Deadline: February 6, 2019
Entry fee: £30, Young categorie — free
Prizes: £5,000, valuable prizes

 

Fine Art Photography Awards
Fine Art Photography Awards

Final Deadline: February 10, 2019
Entry fee: professional: single entry — $25, series — $30; amateur: single entry — $20, series — $25
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000

 

Prix de la Photographie Paris
Prix de la Photographie Paris

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Entry fee: professional: $30 for photograph, $50 for serie (2-5 images) or book, additional category $25; student: $20 per photograph, $40 for series (2-5 images), additional category $15
Prizes: $2,000, $5,000, valuable prizes

 

I AM Photographer
Photo Contest I AM Photographer

Deadline: February 19, 2019
Entry fee: €60
Prizes: €3,000, valuable prizes

 

Objects of Desire – Still Life Photography Competition
Objects of Desire - Still Life Photography Competition

Deadline: February 20, 2019
Entry fee: $45 per entry (1 to 6 images)
Prizes: $2,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H gift cards

 

Head On Photo Awards
Head On Photo Awards

Deadline: February 25, 2019
Entry fee: $23, student — $1
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $5,000, valuable prizes

 

Olympus Global Open Photo Contest
Olympus Global Open Photo Contest

Deadline: February 26, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: 1 000 000 ¥ (Japanese yen), Olympus cameras and photo optics, valuable prizes

 

35AWARDS Photo Contest
35AWARDS — 100 Best Photos

Deadline: February 26, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

 

LensCulture Portrait Awards
LensCulture Portrait Awards

Deadline: February 27, 2019
Entry fee: $20 – 1 photo, $50 – 5 photo, $60 – photo series
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000

 

Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest
Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ₽50,000, ₽75,000, ₽100,000, ₽700,000, valuable prizes

 

Rangefinder Wedding Contest
Rangefinder Wedding Contest

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Entry fee: $45 (1 to 6 images)
Prizes: $2,000 cash prize, $125, $500 B&H Gift Card

 

Center Advancing the Photographic Arts
Center Advancing the Photographic Arts

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Entry fee: from $35
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000

 

GDT European Nature Photographer of the Year
GDT European Nature Photographer of the Year

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Entry fee: €30, Young Photographers — Free
Prizes: €100, €200, €500, €800, €3,000

 

RHS Photographic Competition / RHS Gardening
RHS Photographic Competition / RHS Gardening

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from €50 to €5,000, valuable prizes

 

BigPicture – Natural World Photography Competition
BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Entry fee: $25 — up to 10 single image in any category, $15 — photo series (3–5 images)
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000

 

Astronomy Photographer of the Year
Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Deadline: March 9, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: £2,500, valuable prizes

 

Travel Photographer Society Moments
Travel Photographer Society Moments

Deadline: March 10, 2019
Entry fee: $12
Prizes: $500, $1,500, $1,850

 

Oasis Photo Contest – International Award of Wildlife Photography
Oasis Photo Contest — International Award of Wildlife Photography

Deadline: March 10, 2019
Entry fee: €25
Prizes: €400, €500, €800, €1,000, €1,500, €2,500, valuable prizes

 

 

IAPBP Image Competition
IAPBP Image Competition

Deadline: March 13, 2019
Conditions: Photograph must have been taken within the 2018 calendar year, January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. Up to a total of 5 images.
Entry fee: You must be a current member of IAPBP
Prizes: $100, $500

 

World’s Top 10 Black & White Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Black & White Photographers 2019 - Photo Contest

Deadline: March 16, 2019
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category (same entry): $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

Science Elements Photo Contest
Science Elements Photo Contest

Deadline: March 20, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes, diplomas

 

Red Bull Illume Image Quest
Red Bull Illume - Image Quest

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: the Overall Winner – voucher to the value of €40,000, the various winners – valuable prizes worth over €60,000, participation in exhibitions

 

CVCEPHOTO Contest
CVCEPHOTO Contest

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: €300, €700, €1,400, valuable prizes

 

IPPAWARDS — iPhone Photography Awards
IPPAWARDS — iPhone Photography Awards

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Conditions: photos taken with an iPhone or iPad
Entry fee: 1 image: $3.50, 3 images: $7.50, 5 images: $15.50, 10 images: $27.50, 15 images: $35.50, 20 images: $50.00, 25 images: $57.50
Prizes: IPPA Photographer of the Year Award title, Gold and Palladium Bars, valuable prizes Apple

 

“Most Beautiful Country” Photo Contest of the Russian Geographical Society
Most Beautiful Country

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: the award in each category carries a cash prize of 250,000 rubles, valuable prizes

 

Nature’s Best Photography Asia
Nature's Best Photography Asia

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: $25
Prizes: $500, $1,000, valuable prizes, exhibitions

 

EuroNatur Competition
EuroNatur Competition

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: Subjects should be drawn from nature in Europe. No more than 5 photos per entrant
Prizes: The 12 prize-winning pictures will be printed in the EuroNatur calendar 2020. Up to 30 further pictures will be selected for displays in exhibitions

 

PNA – Photo Nightscape Awards
PNA - Photo Nightscape Awards

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: 3 nights Bed & Breakfast plus 1 Dinner in a local hotel for two persons, 5 days trip, valuable prizes, participation in exhibition 2019 PNA

 

 

Dog Photographer of the Year
Dog Photographer of the Year

Deadline: April 4, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: participation in the exposition in the Kennel Club Art Gallery in Mayfair London, valuable prizes

 

Rangefinder the Portrait
Rangefinder the Portrait Photo Contest

Deadline: April 4, 2019
Entry fee: $35 for a single or series (2-6 image)
Prizes: $1,500 cash, gift cards up to $500, participation in exhibitions and publications

 

RPS International Photography Exhibition (IPE)
RPS International Photography Exhibition (IPE)

Deadline: April 4, 2019
Entry fee: RPS Member – £22 per person, Non-Member – £32 per person, entry for Under 30s – £18 per person
Prizes: £500, £750, £1,500

 

Leica Oskar Barnack Award
Leica Oskar Barnack Award

Deadline: April 5, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: €2,500, €10,000, €25,000, camera Leica M, lens Leica

 

CEPIC Stock Photography Awards
CEPIC Stock Photography Awards

Deadline: April 26, 2019
Entry fee: one free entry to each of the five categories
Prizes: €300, €500, €1,000, €2,000

 

Million Dollar Portrait Prize
Million Dollar Portrait Prize

Deadline: April 30, 2019
Entry fee: $25
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, $25,000, $50,000, $100,000, $1,000,000

 

Nikon’s Small World – Photomicrography Competition
Nikon’s Small World — Photomicrography Competition

Deadline: April 30, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from $100 to $3,000, valuable prizes

 

Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards – KLPA
Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards — KLPA

Deadline: April 30, 2019
Entry fee: Single Image: 1–4 images – $15 per image, 5–10 image – $75 flat rate. Photo Story: $65 (6–12 images)
Prizes: from $500 to $5,000, valuable prizes

 

FIBA Photo Contest
FIBA Photo Contest

Deadline: April 30, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ₣1,000, ₣2,000, ₣3,000, FIBA official licence products, participation in the exhibition

 

British Wildlife Photography Awards
British Wildlife Photography Awards

Deadline: May 2019
Entry fee: 1 image – £10, up to 5 images – £20, up to 20 images – £30, up to 40 images – £40, young photographer: up to 6 images – free
Prizes: £300, £500, £1,000, £5,000, valuable prizes

 

 

LensCulture Street Photography Awards
LensCulture Street Photography Awards

Deadline: May 1, 2019
Entry fee: Free – 1 photo, $50 – 5 photo, $60 – photo series
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, valuable prizes

 

Allard Prize Photography Competition
Allard Prize Photography Competition

Deadline: May 1, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $1,000

 

WPPI First Half Competition
WPPI First Half Competition

First Deadline: May 3, 2019
Final Deadline: May 17, 2019 (incurs a $10 late fee per entry)
Conditions: the competition is open to members of WPPI
Prizes: money certificates

 

PDN Curator Awards
PDN Curator Awards

Deadline: May 7, 2019
Entry fee: $45 for a single or series entry (2–6 visually related images)
Prizes: $3,500 cash prize, $200 gift card from B&H, valuable prizes

 

World’s Top 10 Fashion Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Fashion Photographers - Photo Contest

Deadline: May 11, 2019
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category (same entry): $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

MonoVisions Photography Awards
MonoVisions Photography Awards

Final deadline: May 13, 2019
Entry fee: single – $20/$25, series – $25/$30
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000, badges and certificates

 

The Alfred Fried Photography Award
The Alfred Fried Photography Award

Deadline: May 27, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: €1,000, €10,000, medals, worldwide exhibitions

 

Photo Parade in Uglich. Point On The Map Photo Contest
Photo Parade in Uglich. Point On The Map Photo Contest

Deadline: June 1, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

Weather Photographer of the Year
Weather Photographer of the Year

Deadline: June 7, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from £150 to £500, valuable prizes

 

PDN The Look – Fashion Photography Competition
PDN The Look - Fashion Photography Competition

Deadline: June 7, 2019
Entry fee: professional: $35, student/debut: $20 (1 or up to 6 images per entry)
Prizes: $3,500 cash prize, from $100 to $500 B&H Gift Card, valuable prizes

 

Emerging Photographer – Fall
Emerging Photographer - Fall 2018

Deadline: June 14, 2019
Entry fee: $20 per photo series (3-10 images)
Prizes: PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera, PIXMA PRO-10 Professional Inkjet Printer, $100 gift cards to B&H Photo

 

Lucie Foundation Emerging Scholarship
Lucie Foundation Emerging Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2019
Entry fee: $10 – $20
Prizes: $1,000, $2,500

 

Rangefinder Fine Art Contest
Rangefinder Fine Art Contest

Deadline: June 19, 2019
Entry fee: $30 per entry (1-6 images)
Prizes: $2,500 cash, $250, $500 B&H Photo gift cards

 

World’s Top 10 Wedding Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Wedding Photographers - Photo Contest

Deadline: June 29, 2019
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category (same entry): $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
Taylor Wessing photographic Portrait Prize

Deadline: June 29, 2019
Entry fee: £28 per image
Prizes: winner – £15,000, 2 and 3 prize – £3,000 and £2,000, John Kobal Award – £5,000

 

National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $2,500, $10,000

 

Black & White Photography Awards – Dodho Magazine
Black & White Photography Awards - Dodho Magazine

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Entry fee: €30/45/60 for 1/2/3 portfolio (of 10 to 20 images each)
Prizes: €1,000 cash, publication in the book, certificates, Viewbug premium plans

 

In Memory of Alexander Efremov
Reportage Photo Contest

In Memory of Alexander Efremov Reportage Photo Contest

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: monetary prizes, diplomas, commemorative medals, valuable prizes

 

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: safari in Kenya for two people

 

Direct Look Photo Contest
Direct Look Photo Contest

Deadline: July 1, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ₽30,000, participation in the exhibition, publication in the catalog

 

LensCulture Art Photography Awards
LensCulture Art Photography Awards

Deadline: July 3, 2019
Entry fee: single – $20, 5+ singles – $50, series – $60
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, publications and exhibitions

 

Renaissance Photography Prize
Renaissance Photography Prize

Deadline: July 4, 2019
Entry fee: from £18 to £65 for 1-10 photos, £55 per series (5-8 photos)
Prizes: £500, £1,000, valuable prizes

 

Rangefinder Annual
Rangefinder Annual - The Most Exceptional Photography of the Year

Deadline: July 10, 2019
Entry fee: $50 for a single, $60 for a series (2–6 visually related images)
Prizes: $200, $500 gift card from B&H, $5,000 cash, exhibition at WPPI Conference + Expo, a gallery in the September issue of Rangefinder

 

The Great Outdoors:
Landscape & Wildlife Photography Contest

The Great Outdoors: Landscape & Wildlife Photography Contest

Deadline: July 13, 2019
Entry fee: professional: $45, amateur: $30
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500 cash prize, $100, $500 to B&H Photo gift cards

 

EPSON International Pano Awards
EPSON International Pano Awards

Deadline: July 23, 2019
Entry fee: $22 per image, Amateur $18 per image
Prizes: from $150 to $5,000 cash, valuable prizes

 

International Photography Awards
International Photography Awards

Deadline: July 31, 2019
Entry fee: Single Image: $15-$35, Series (2-9 images): $30-$60
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

PDN Taste – Food Photography Awards
PDN Taste - Food Photography Awards

Deadline: August 1, 2019
Entry fee: Professional: $45, Student/Amateur: $30
Prizes: $1,000, $2,500 cash, $100, $300 Gift Cards to B&H Photo, publication in the issue of PDN and on PDNOnline.com

 

Rangefinder Lighting Photography Contest
Rangefinder Lighting Photography Contest

Deadline: August 14, 2019
Entry fee: $45 per Submission (single images only)
Prizes: $1,500 Cash, B&H gift cards, valuable prizes

 

Photography Grant
Photography Grant

Deadline: August 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $1,000

 

Nature Photographer of the Year
Nature Photographer of the Year

Deadline: September 2, 2019
Entry fee: Standard – € 25 (20 images), Portfolio – € 15 (8-12 images), Young – Free, 5 images
Prizes: € 500, € 1,000, € 3,000 in cash, € 125, € 250 in products, valuable prizes, participation in exhibition at the Nature Talks Photo Festival

 

LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards
LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards

Deadline: September 5, 2019
Entry fee: $60
Prizes: $2,500 grant, publications and exhibitions

 

Environmental Photographer of the Year — EPOTY
Environmental Photographer of the Year — EPOTY

Deadline: September 8, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: no more than 7 images
Prizes: £500, £1,000, £3,000, valuable prizes

 

“Russian Civilization” International Photo Contest
“Russian Civilization” International Photo Contest

Deadline: September 9, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

World In Focus –
The Ultimate Travel Photography Competition

World In Focus - The Ultimate Travel Photography Competition

First Deadline: September 12, 2019
Entry fee: Single or Photo Essay, Professional: $45, Amateur: $30
Prizes: $2,000 cash (professional), $1,000 cash (amateur), $500 to B&H Photo

 

Tokyo International Foto Awards
Tokyo International Foto Awards

Deadline: September 14, 2019
Entry fee: Professional: $20 per single image, $30 per series ( 2-8 images); Non-professional: $15 per single image, $20 per series (2-8 images); Students: $10 per single image, $15 per series (2-8 images); Portfolio category: $50
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000 cash, $100 gift card Paypal or Amazon, work exhibited in Tokyo and beyond

 

Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards
Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

Deadline: September 15, 2019
Entry fee: $30, $60
Prizes: $10,000

 

WPPI Second Half Competition
WPPI Second Half Competition

First Deadline: September 19, 2019
Conditions: the competition is open to members of WPPI
Prizes: money certificates

 

ND Awards Photo Contest
ND Awards Photo Contest

Deadline: September 23, 2019
Entry fee: $15-25 per 1 photo, $20-30 per series (2-5 photos)
Prizes: $300, $500, $1,300, $2,500, valuable prizes

 

The Body – A Celebration of the human figure
The Body - A Celebration of the human figure

Deadline: September 25, 2019
Entry fee: Professional: $35 (single) | $40 (series), Amateur: $25 (single) | $30 (series)
Prizes: $400, $1,500, valuable prizes

 

PDN Faces – Portrait Photography Contest
PDN Faces - Portrait Photography Contest

Deadline: September 26, 2019
Entry fee: Professional: $50 (single), $55 (series); Amateur: $30 (single), $40 (series)
Prizes: $1,500, $2,500 cash, Lomo’ Instant Automat Glass Magellan camera, Lomo’ Instant San Remo camera, $100, $500 B&H gift cards, publication in PDN and in a gallery on pdnonline.com

 

World’s Top 10 Landscape Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Landscape Photographers - Photo Contest

Deadline: September 28, 2019
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category: $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

Perspectives PhotoPlus Expo Annual Photography Contest
Perspectives PhotoPlus Expo Annual Photography Contest

Deadline: September 28, 2019
Entry fee: Professional: $30, Amateur: $25
Prizes: Trip to photokina in Cologne, Germany, or PhotoPlus Expo in New York City or Studio of Masters in China for the exhibition. VIP Expo Passes to the PhotoPlus Expo and photokina. Participation in exhibitions and publications. Valuable prizes from $150 to $600.

 

Wiki Loves Monuments Photo Contest
Wiki Loves Monuments Photo Contest

Deadline: September 30, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from €100 to €1,500, Canon DSLR EOS 5D Mark IV plus Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM lens

 

Travel Photographer of the Year
Travel Photographer of the Year

Deadline: October 1, 2019
Entry fee: from £8 to £30, Young TPOTY – Free
Prizes: £100, £500, £1,000, £4,000, valuable prizes

 

Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards
Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

Deadline: October 1, 2019
Entry fee: $40 for a series of up to 5 images
Prizes: $750, $5,000

 

PDN In Black and White
PDN In Black and White

Deadline: October 10, 2019
Extended Deadline: October 24, 2018
Entry fee: 1 category: $25, 2 categories: $45, 3 categories: $60, 4 categories: $70
Prizes: $2,500 cash, $250, $750 B&H Gift Cards

 

FIX Photo Festival Awards
FIX Photo Festival Awards

Deadline: October 21, 2019
Entry fee: 1 image – £10, 4 images – £35, 8 images – £60, 16 images – £80
Prizes: £1,000 cash, exhibition, One Year’s membership to The Royal Photographic Society, Parallax voucher worth £25