APPLY: The Commonwealth Photography Competition 2016
The Commonwealth theme for 2016, ‘An Inclusive Commonwealth’, celebrates the diversity of this community of nations, which is made up of more than two billion people. The Commonwealth Photography Competition aims to encourage new talent and showcase captivating images which help to represent the theme.
Commonwealth Photographer of the Year 2016: The photographer with the picture judged by a panel of judges to be the best overall will receive a cash prize of £1,000 (GBP).
Regional Awards: The best photographer from Africa, Asia, Caribbean and the Americas, Europe, and the Pacific will each receive a cash prize of £500 (GBP).
Highly Commended Award: The photographer with the entry which receives the most ‘likes’ on Instagram will receive £100 (GBP).
The competition is open to citizens of Commonwealth member countries of all ages, and submitted photographs must be taken in a Commonwealth country.