Peter A. Allard School of Law is pleased to announce Allard Prize for International Integrity Photography Competition. This competition is open to individuals who have reached the age of majority in their country of residence at the time of entry.
Entries should reflect themes of courage and leadership in combating corruption, especially through promoting transparency, accountability, the rule of law, and of human rights and/or anti-corruption generally. They also particularly welcome entries that depict corruption and human rights violations in the developed world.
Each winning photograph will receive CAD $1,000 and be featured on the Allard Prize website, with a brief description and the photographer’s name, for six months. Winning entries will be archived as a past winner on the website afterward.
Who May Eligible:
Individuals who have reached the age of majority in their country of residence at the time of entry are eligible to participate in the competition.
How to Apply & Competitions Rules:
To participate, the applicants must submit an online application form through the given link: http://www.allardprize.org/submit-photos
- Any submissions received after this date and time will automatically be considered for the May 2019 cycle.
- 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.
- Photographs that violate or infringe upon another person’s copyright are not eligible
- Entrants may submit up to a maximum of four photographs in each cycle of the Competition. Submission of more than four photographs may result in all photographs submitted by the Entrant being declared ineligible.
- To enter the Competition, Entrants must upload their photograph and complete the online submission form including:
- 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
- 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
- Up to six photographs may be selected as a winner in each cycle of the Competition.
- Each winning Entrant will receive
- his/her winning photograph featured on the website,
- the inclusion of his/her name and a brief description of the photograph on the Allard Prize website, and
- The inclusion of the photograph in the website’s archive as a past winner.
The current deadline for the Allard Prize Photography Competition is November 1, 2018, at 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time.