Award
THE NATIONAL PRESS CLUB

Accepts entries starting
Entry Deadline April 8, 2014
Decision Date
Ceremony Date March 1, 2015
Entry Fee (See Details)
Monetary or Material Award (See Details)

About the Award

Syngenta Photography Award aims to stimulate dialogue and create awareness around significant global challenges through powerful photography. The Syngenta Photography Award invites professional and amateur photographers from all over the world to submit applications in two categories – the Professional Commission and the Open Competition.

Notable Winners

Jury

The members of the judging panel are:

William A. Ewing (Chair) – Curator, Photography Author, Director of Curatorial Projects at Thames & Hudson Publishing (Canada)
Iatã Cannabrava – Photographer (Brazil)
Stephen Dunbar-Johnson – President, International, The New York Times (United Kingdom)
Ekaterina Inozemtseva – Chief Curator at Multimedia Art Museum (Russia)
Marcus Lyon – Photographer (United Kingdom)
Mike Mack – Chief Executive Officer, Syngenta (United States)
Liu Heung Shing – Photographer and Photo Editor (China)

Open Competition advisors:
Simon Roberts – Photographer (United Kingdom)
Malu Halasa – Writer and editor (Jordan / Philippines)

Monetary/Material Award Details

$65,000

Eligibility Requirements

The Syngenta Photography Award invites professional and amateur photographers from all over the world to submit applications

Entry Fee Details

Required Material

• The Professional Commission is for professional photographers whose major income is derived from photography. They are invited to submit between 5-10 images along with a creative project proposal related to this year’s “Scarcity-Waste” theme

• The Open Competition is open to both professional and amateur photographers. They are invited to submit between 1-3 images exploring the Scarcity-Waste theme

Entry Format

Applications to the Syngenta Photography Award must be submitted by completing the online application form

Contact Information

Anna Cusden or Melissa Emery
Sutton PR,
[email protected] [email protected]
44 (0)207 183 3577

 

Media Contacts:

Paul Barrett
Switzerland    +41 61 323 2323

Paul Minehart
USA  + 1 202 737 8913

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