Photo & Film
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
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
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
Andreu World Contest 2019
The competition is open to design students and professionals, without age limit.Each participant must design an item of furniture (seat or table).Entry is free.Prizes: • 1st prize: € 4,000 • 2nd prize: € 2,000
Hida Takayama Contemporary Woodblock-Print Triennale 2020
The competition is organized by Takayama City, Japan.The main element of the artwork must involve woodblock prints.The initial screening of entries is free.Prizes:• 1st prize: 500,000 yen• 2nd prize: 300,000 yen• 3rd prize: 200,000 yen
Embracing Our Differences 2020
Artists, professionals, amateurs, students are asked to submit their interpretation of the theme “enriching lives through diversity.” Your original art may be any size and medium.Entry is free.A total of $3,000 will be presented in the form of three separate awards.
17th annual Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contest
You may submit poems on any theme, up to 250 lines each.Entry fee: $12 per poem.Prizes:• The Tom Howard Prize: $2,000 for a poem in any style or genre.• The Margaret Reid Prize: $2,000 for a poem that rhymes or has a traditional style.