The Fujairah International Photojournalism Competition 2015


Deadline: 28 February 2015
Open to: Professional photojournalists from around the world
Award:  a trophy and a prize of EUR15,000 (US$16,966). 

Description

The Fujairah Culture and Media Authority, in partnership with Agence France-Presse and National Geographic, organizes the Fujairah International Photojournalism Competition (FIPCOM).

The competition aims to develop photojournalism in the UAE region and pay tribute to the outstanding work of journalists who risk their lives to further the democratic ideal defended by photojournalism.

The categories include news single, news report, sports single and sports report.

Eligibility

Professional photojournalists can compete for cash prizes.

Awards

The overall winner will receive a trophy and a prize of EUR15,000 (US$16,966). The winner each category will receive EUR3,000 (US$3,393). Their work will be displayed in two exhibitions, one in Paris, the second in the Emirate of Fujairah.

Application

The deadline is Feb. 28.

For more information, click here.