Photojournalism contest seeks entries [Worldwide]

Posted on Dec 28, 2018 in Journalism Basics

Professional photojournalists ages 18 to 33 from around the world can compete in this contest.   

Information agency Rossiya Segodnya and the Russian Commission for UNESCO organize an international photojournalism contest in honor of Russian journalist Andrei Stenin, who was killed in Ukraine in August 2014.

Entries can contain a single photograph or series of no more than 12 photographs. The contest categories include top news, sports, portraits and more. 

Photographs must have been taken after Jan. 1, 2018.

The prizes consist of a grand prize of RUB700,000 (US$10,171). The first, second and third place prizes in each category are RUB100,000 (US$1,453), RUB75,000 (US$1,089) and RUB50,000 (US$726), respectively.

The deadline is Feb. 28, 2019.