The Allard Prize also administers a semi-annual Photography Competition that recognizes photographic excellence reflecting the ideals of the Allard Prize. Each winning entry receives a CAD $1,000 cash prize and is featured on the Allard Prize website for six months.
- The Competition is only open to individuals who have reached the age of majority in their country of residence at the time of entry (“Entrants”).
- Members of the Allard Prize Photography Competition Jury, the Allard Prize Committee and the Allard Prize Advisory Board are not eligible to participate during their terms as Jury, Committee or Advisory Board members and for one year following the end of their terms.
(a) Up to six photographs may be selected as a winner in each cycle of the Competition.
Each winning Entrant will receive (i) CA$1,000, (ii) his/her winning photograph featured
on the website, (iii) inclusion of his/her name and a brief description of the photograph
on the Allard Prize website, and (iv) inclusion of the photograph in the website’s archive
as a past winner.
(b) The winning Entrant(s) will be contacted by the Allard Prize with instructions on how
to claim the prize.
(c) Prizes must be accepted as awarded and cannot be transferred, assigned, or
substituted. UBC reserves the right in its sole discretion to modify a portion of the prize
if it cannot be awarded for any reason.
How to Enter.
- To enter the Competition, Entrants must upload their photograph and complete the
online submission form including:
i) a brief description (up to 1200 characters) of the photograph, describing
how the photograph reflects the themes of the Allard Prize of courage and leadership in combating corruption, especially through promoting transparency, accountability and the rule of law, or of human rights and/or anti-corruption generally; and
ii) a brief biography of the Entrant.
- Photographs submitted are to be digital photographs, submitted at the highest resolution reasonably possible. Horizontal images should be at least 1180 pixels wide and vertical images should be at least 740 pixels tall. The photograph should have no borders and no white or black framing. The file name must contain the name of the photographer
- By submitting an Entry, Entrants grant to the University of British Columbia (“UBC” all rights in and to the Entries required for the purpose of the Competition.
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