International Citizen Media Award 2017

Posted on December 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: single participants, groups, associations, civil initiatives, school classes and especially for producers, actors and editorial teams in the field of citizen media work Awards: cash prizes  + trophy + certificate


The International Citizen Media Award 2017 intends to honor tremendous international work in the field of citizen media and its products in the categories VIDEO and AUDIO which have been created by private, noncommercial producers. The award distinguishes the dedication of citizens of all countries, their audiovisual products and their reporting concerning locally, regionally, globally and socially relevant topics. The topic for 2017: Cultural Heritage – The memory of our past, the key to our future.

Categories An expert jury awards the international prizes in the... Read More »

Design a Package to Play with & Win an Internship!

Posted on December 13th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 March 2017 Open to: young designers of up to 30 years of age Awards: the winners will receive 2,800 EUR + one of the winners will also be chosen for a three-week remunerated internship at the Model Obaly Innovation Centre in Prague


Now in its 22nd year, Young Package is open for entries for the 2017 international design competition in packaging design, themed: Open & Play.  The organizers are looking for packaging that will protect products, but that will also create an unforgettable unwrapping experience for the consume designs that will push the existing boundaries of packaging design into the realms of interactive objects, games, or happenings. Design a package you would like to play with! Prove that even... Read More »

WIN a 10-day Photography Assignment to Japan!

Posted on December 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 December 2016 Open to: anyone who is looking for an introduction into the travel photography industry Scholarship: includes free flights, adventure gear, 10-day all-expenses-paid trip, travel insurance and more


Ever wondered what it would be like on assignment as a travel photographer? This is your chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip to Japan and be mentored by professional travel photographer, Richard I’Anson. From the neon lights of Tokyo to the traditions and temples of Kyoto, Japan is the perfect place for photography enthusiasts. This is a ‘learning opportunity’ for someone who is looking for an introduction into the travel photography industry.

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This is your chance by the World Nomads to showcase your... Read More »

GoRemote – Short Video and Article Contest

Posted on November 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  20 December 2016 Open to: students and young adults up to 35 years old Prize: eCornell University certification, internships with top employers, various gadgets


Transformify is a global corporate social responsibility platform partnering with socially responsible businesses to provide virtual projects and contract jobs to people in disadvantaged position or people willing to work remotely. Transformify is solely a marketplace for Members and Partners to interact.

#GoRemote aims to help young people around the world establish their personal brand, enhance their skills via e-learning, and get noticed by top employers; #GoRemote invites students to tell the stories of people whose lives may change for good if they have access to remote work and share these stories in scripts and videos; Great prizes: eCornell University... Read More »

The Humanity Photo Awards 2017

Posted on October 20th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 April 2017 Open to: photographers all over the world Award: five awards will be offered in accordance with the judging criteria: Grand Awards, Documentary Awards, Jury’s Special Awards, Nomination Awards and Performance Awards


Since 1998, the China Folklore Photographic Association (CFPA) has launched a call to photographers all over the world to document folklore phenomenon extensively and in depth. To this end, CFPA founded HPA, blessed with UNESCO’s support and is granted with its logo since the 2nd HPA. HPA gets held biennially and HPA 2017 is the latest session, short for the 10th Humanity Photo Awards.

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Organizers call upon responsible photographers who respect and love life to take out your cameras, and in... Read More »

The 8th Carmignac Photojournalism Award

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 October 2016 Open to: anyone interested in photography Award: exhibition of the work in Paris


The 8th edition of the Carmignac photojournalism Award is devoted to modern day slavery and its incidence amongst women.

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) estimates that there are more than 2.5 million victims of modern day slavery, and women make up the majority of this number. According to Amnesty International, women represent 80% of the victims of human trafficking, of whom nearly 50% are minors. The types of exploitation are numerous: sexual, forced labour, domestic slavery…

Women are all the more vulnerable in situations where they have little protection. The countries of South and South-East Asia as well as those of Central... Read More »

9th International Student Poster Competition, Skopje 2016

Posted on October 11th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 October 2016 Open to: students on Bachelor, Master and Doctor studies of Fine arts, Design, Visual arts, are invited to enter the competition with a total of 3 poster designs Award: ICOGRADA certificate


The Plakart Association of Graphic Designers has announced and opened its 9th International Student Poster Competition (ISPC) on the theme “Identity in Crisis“. This year the organizers are putting an emphasis on the issue of the identity, which in the face of the world’s events is vigilant and essential topic. “Identity in Crisis” represents a base of cultural interchange, having made new friendships, realizing the importance of tolerance as its major goals. Through ideas based on tolerance the young spirit should understand its value and realize the common... Read More »

Childhood Development Reporting Contest

Posted on September 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Open to: journalists in the Global South (Asia, Africa and Latin America) Award: each winner will receive a cash prize and a week-long trip to the United States to meet with global health experts and digital media pioneers


Journalists in the Global South have a chance to win a prestigious international study tour as part of a contest to recognize the best stories on early childhood development. ICFJ will recognize in-depth, investigative or innovative reporting that has helped raise awareness on issues such as early nutrition, early child care, early education and their impact on a child’s future well-being and contributions to society. Winners will be chosen in three categories: best report, best visual storytelling and best data-driven... Read More »

Budapest Water Summit 2016 Photo and Video Competition

Posted on September 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: photographs and videos that present the fundamental importance of this essential material for our planet Award: the main prize is a LEICA D-LUX camera, awarded to the 1st place winning entry in each of the two categories


The Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest calls for entries for a photo and video competition organized on the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit, which will take place between 28–30 November 2016. The “Water connects” competition is organized by the Capa Center on the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit 2016, in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade as well as the Ministry of Human Capacities. By calling for entries, we would like to... Read More »

UNESCO’s Photo Contest: Science for Sustainable Future!

Posted on August 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2016 Open to: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka Award: USD 500/ USD 300/ USD 200


#Science4Sustainability is a social media campaign to promote science education and research to empower people to design the solutions they need. The campaign began on the World Environment Day, 5 June 2016 and will end on World Science Day, 10 November 2016.

Thematic Categories

Science in everyday life; Science for Peace and Development; Biodiversity, Natural Heritage and Wildlife; Water and Life; Climate Change. Eligibility The contest is open to nationals of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka; Photos must be taken by the entrant himself or herself. Photos can be colour-corrected or have filters applied, but should not be digitally manipulated in terms... Read More »