Photo & Film
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The competition is open to photographers who are 18 years old or older.There are 6 categories: Natural World, Travel, People, The American Experience, Altered Images, Mobile.Entry is free.Grand Prize: $2,500
The Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Competition
The competition is open to original, unpublished poems in the English language of 40 lines or less.Entry fee: €7 per poem.• 1st Prize: €2000 and a week's residency at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre• 2nd Prize: €500• 3rd Prize: €250
The Moth Poetry Prize 2019
The Moth Poetry Prize is one of the biggest prizes in the world for a single unpublished poem. The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16. You can write on any subject and there is no line limit. The entry fee is €15 per poem.The winner will receive a cash prize of 10,000 €.
Sony World Photography Awards 2020
The Sony World Photography Awards is world’s largest and one of the most respected photography awards for free. There are four competitions: Professional, Open, Youth and Student competition. Photographer of the Year will receive $25,000.
The Derwent Art Prize
Artists are invited to submit up to 6 images. The work entered must be created in pencil (including water-soluble, pastel, graphite, charcoal or coloured pencils).The entry fee is £15 for the first work and £5 for additional works.• First Prize: £6,000• Second Prize: £3,000• Third Prize: £1,500
Nikon Small World Competition 2020
The competition is open to anyone with an interest in photography through the microscope. The subject matter is unrestricted and any type of light microscopy technique is acceptable.Entry is free.• 1st Prize: $3,000• 2nd Prize: $2,000• 3rd Prize: $1,000