Featured photography competitions
Nikon Small World Competition 2018
Deadline: 30 April 2018
Photomicrographs must be taken using a light microscope. All types of light microscopy and specimens are acceptable. The use of Nikon equipment is not required.
Oyster Diving’s 2017-18 Underwater Photo Competition
Deadline: 1 June 2018
Capture the beauty of the world’s marine life, shipwrecks, corals and much more to be in with a chance of winning our grand holiday prize! Strap on your snorkel and get diving!
MonoVisions Photography Awards 2018
Deadline: 13 May 2018
You can compete for $5000 in cash prizes in two categories: Black and White Photo of the Year 2018 and Black and White Series of the Year 2018.
Deadline: 30 April 2018
This contest if for everyone to participate. The idea is making a photo exhibition with people's view of people/things in motion. Your photos could be made with your phone or professional camera.
PhotogrVphy Grant 2018
Deadline: 31 August 2018
PhotogrVphy Grant awards $1000 annually to the applicant with the most inspirational photographic idea to support visual project of the artist.
Underwater Photo Competition
Deadline: 30 June 2018
It’s time to get diving because we are searching for the ultimate diving snap! Do you like diving and capturing incredible pictures of captivating marine life? Then this competition is for you!
International Student Art Contest – Science without Borders® Challenge 2018
Deadline: 23 April 2018
The Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation’s Science without Borders® Challenge is an international art competition that engages students to promote the need to preserve, protect, and restore the world’s oceans and aquatic resources.
The Hopper Prize – $5,000.00 USD in grants for visual artists
Deadline: 15 May 2018
The Hopper Prize is a grant-making institution and exhibition platform offering a series of individual artist fellowships totaling $5,000.00 USD.
Chromatic Photography Awards 2018
Deadline: 22 July 2018
2018 Grand Prize is $2.000 for Professional Winner and $1.000 For Amateur Winner.
The W. Eugene Smith Grant 2018
Deadline: 31 May 2018
An additional $5,000 in fellowship money will be dispersed, at the discretion of the jury, to one or more finalists deemed worthy of special recognition. Awards will be presented in a ceremony held in New York City.