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Royal Birmingham Society of Artists - Open All Media
http://www.rbsa.org.uk

Details: All mediums (except photography) Handing-in date: TBC Fee: 10 1st item, 7 2nd, 3rd (max 3) Exhibition: TBC Contact: SAE Hon Secretary, RBSA, 4 Brook Street, Birmingham, B3 1SA Tel: 0121 236 4353


Lynn Painter Stainers Prize
http://www.parkerharis.co.uk

Details: New Prize for representational painting 15,000 and gold medal Handing in date: TBC Venue: Painters Hall, Trinity Lane, London Contact: Large SAE to Lynn Painters Stainers Prize, Parker Harris Partnership, 15 Church Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 8QS Tel: 01372 462190


Royal West of England Academy 155th Autumn Exhibition
http://www.rwa.org.uk

Details: Any medium including architectural drawing and 3D Handing-in dates: 13,14, 15 September Fee: 10 per work (max of three) Exhibition: 21 October 12 December Venue: RWA Bristol, BS8 1PX (forms available from July) Tel: 0117 973 5129


Sefton Open
http://www.seftonarts.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk

Details: Any 2D medium; Prize money 2225 shared between four artists Closing date: TBC Fee: None Exhibition: September 15 4 November Venue: Atkinson Art Gallery, Southport Contact: SAE to Netherton Arts Centre, Glovers Lane, Netherton, L30 3TL Tel: 0151 525 0417


Tabernacle Art Competition
http://www.momawales.org.uk

Details: Work in 2D mediums, including low-relief collage; works must be for sale; in a country churchyard theme Handing-in dates: 16-20 July Fee: 5 adults, 1 children (max one entry) 33 per cent commission Exhibition: 30 July 8 September Venue: MOMA Wales Contact: Send SAE to Raymond Jones, Administrator, MOMA Wales, Heol Penrallt, Machynlleth, Powys, W20 8AJ Tel: 01654 703355


The Jerwood Drawing Prize
http://www.wimbledon.ac.uk/jerwood

Details: Open to entry from artists resident or domiciled within the UK Submission date: July (dates TBC) Exhibition: From September Venue: The Jerwood Space, London Contact: AFSAE to the Jerwood Drawing Prize 2007, Wimbledon College of Art, London, SW19 3QA; or check website for downloadable Application Form Tel: 020 7514 9709 Tax 020 7514 9642


Guild of Aviation Artists Aviation Paintings of the Year Exhibition
http://www.gavaorg.uk

Details: All mediums; 1,000 award Handing-in date: 6 May Fee: Please contact the secretary for current submission and hanging fees Exhibition: 23-29 July Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send SAE to The Secretary, GavA, Trenchard House, 85 Farnborough Road, Farnborough, Hants, GU14 6TF (Non members must enclose 5 for details) Tel: 01252 513123


EAC Art Over 60s Arts Awards
http://www.parkerharris.co.uk

Details: Artists must by over 60 Closing date: 30 and 31 May Fee: 6 per work (max 10) Exhibition: July Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send large SAE to EAC Over 60, Parker Harris Partnership, 15 Church Street, Esher, Surrey, KT10 8QS Tel: 01372 462190


Royal Miniature Society
http://www.royal-miniature-society.org.uk

Details: Max framed size 15 x 11cm; max sculpture size 20cm Handing-in date: 26 August Fee: 3 per work (max of five) plus hanging fee of 15 per work Exhibition: 13 28 October Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send SAE to RMS, 1 Knapp Cottages, Wyke, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4NQ Tel: 01747 825718


Society of Women Artists - 146th Annual Open
http://www.society-women-artists.org.uk

Details: Work by women in any medium, 2D or 3D, no photography Handing-in dates: 12 – 13 April Fee: £10 per work (max of six) Exhibition: 30 May – 10 June Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send SAE to SWA2 (Schedules), 1 Knapp Cottages, Wyke, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4NQ Tel: 01747 825718


Royal Society of British Artists
http://www.mallgalleries.org.uk

Details: All mediums, including sculpture and original prints Handing-in dates: 23 24 March Fee: 10 per work (max of six works, three of which can be original framed prints) Exhibition: 17 27 May Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send A4 SAE to Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5BD Tel: 020 7930 6844


Royal Birmingham Society of Artists - Open All Media
http://www.rbsa.org.uk

Details: Open to all mediums, except photography; max of three 2D works; six 3D. Various prizes. Handing-in date: 14 March Fee: £10 1st item, £7 2nd, £5 3rd Exhibition: 18 March – 14 April Contact: Send SAE to Hon Secretary, RBSA, 4 Brook Street, St Pauls Square, Birmingham, B3 1SA Tel: 0121 236 4353 E: secretary@rbsa.org.uk


Royal Society of Portrait Painters Exhibition
http://www.mallgalleries.org.uk

Details: Oil, watercolour, acrylic, pastel, pencil, sanguine, conte and any dry medium 8ft high max Handing-in dates: 2 3 March Fee: 10 per work (max of three) Exhibition: 26 April 13 May Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send A4 SAE to Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5BD Tel: 020 7930 6844


Society of Botanical Artists 21st Anniversary Exhibition
http://www.soc-botanical-artists.org

Details: Flowers and Gardens Any medium including 3D Handing-in date: 5 March Fee: 5 per item (max 5) Hanging fee from 14.50 per work Exhibition: 20-29 April Venue: The Lecture Room, Central Hall, Westminster, London, SW1H 9NH Contact: Send SAE to SBA 1 Knapp Cottages, Wyke, Gillingham Dorset, SP8 4NQ Tel: 01747 825718


National Eisteddfod of Wales - Visual Arts Exhibition
http://www.eisteddfod.org.uk

Details: Open to artists born in Wales, of Welsh parentage, or living/working in Wales for three years, or able to speak/write Welsh; all mediums or craft Handing-in date: 14 February Fee: £15 (max of six slides or 6 jpegs) Exhibition: 4-11 August Venue: Mold, Flintshire Contact: Send SAE to Robyn Tomos, Eistedfodd Office, 40 Parc Ty Glas, Llanishen, Cardiff, CF14 5DU Tel: 029 2076 3777


21st Century Watercolour
http://www.banksidegallery.com

Details: Water-based mediums on paper Handing-in dates: 10-11 February Fee: 10 per item (max 3) Exhibition: 16 February 11 March Venue: Bankside Gallery, London Contact: Send SAE to 21st Century, Watercolour, Bankside Gallery, 48 Hopton Street, London, SE1 9JH Tel: 020 7928 7521


Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours Exhibition
http://www.mallgalleries.org.uk

Details: Watercolour or any water soluble colour, framed & glazed Handing-in dates: 2-3 February Fee: 10 per work (max of six) Exhibition: 15 March 8 April Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send A4 SAE to Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5BD Tel: 020 7930 6844


Pastel Society Exhibition
http://www.mallgalleries.org.uk

Details: Pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, pencil, conte, sanguine, any dry medium framed, under 8ft high Handing-in dates: 19-20 January Fee: £10 per work (max of six submitted, max of four accepted) Exhibition: 28 February – 11 March Venue: Mall Galleries, London Contact: Send A4 SAE to Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5BD Tel: 020 7930 6844


DEEPER PERSPECTIVE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR AWARD
http://www.photoawards.com/photo_contest/

$5000 cash prize Sponsored by Pilsner Urquell


DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR AWARD
http://www.photoawards.com/photo_contest/photoawards.com/photo_contest...

$5,000 cash prize Sponsored by Pilsner Urquell


INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR AWARD
http://www.photoawards.com/photo_contest/

$10,000 cash prize Sponsored by AtEdge


BEST PORTFOLIO
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Swarovski ATS65HD telescope plus 30xW eyepiece worth 1,390 Runner-up: 100 The category all wildlife photographers want to win. To win this category, entrants must submit three pictures that are linked in some way. Each shot needs to be of prize-winning quality in its own right.


BEST DIGISCOPED IMAGE
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Gitzo 3540LS Tripod worth 549 plus Kata HB205 rucksack worth 189 Runner-up: 100 Being able to attach a digital camera to a telescope has opened up bird photography to thousands of birdwatchers and amateur photographers. Your subject could be a recent rarity or an aesthetically pleasing shot of a common species but to win you will need to go beyond just getting a frame-filling image.


BEST AMATEUR
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Fuji S9600 Digital Camera worth £329 plus Opticron Imagic SE 8x42 binoculars worth £399 plus Lowepro Vertex 200 Rucksack worth £165 Runner-up: £100 An amateur is defined as someone who has never received a fee for work reproduced in magazines or books. No image manipulation!


BIRDS IN THE LANDSCAPE
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Wildlife Watching 4ft Dome Hide worth 189 plus Bushnell Discoverer 8x42 binoculars worth 529 plus Manfrotto 701RC2055V Tripod Kit worth 195 Runner-up: 100 Heres a class you can win even if you do not possess a massive 500mm lens. Well be looking for artistically pleasing shots of birds within the environment maybe gulls following a plough, a Kestrel on a high rise office block or a Bittern blending into a reedbed.


BIRD BEHAVIOUR
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Leica 8x32 BR binoculars worth 1099 Runner-up: 100 In this section the judges will want to see birds doing something it could be preening, feeding, showing aggression. The winner will be decided on the overall impact of the image but in the event of a tie-break, behaviour that has never been recorded before may earn extra marks.


BIRDS IN FLIGHT
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Zeiss Victory FL 8x42 binoculars worth £1,055 Runner-up: £100 In this category, your goal is to capture the essence of flight – the power or grace of a bird in mid-air, soaring, taking off or landing. Any other aerial activities, such as food passes or fighting, should be submitted in Category 4.


BIRDS OF THE WORLD
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

1st Prize: Nikon D200 DSLR camera worth £1,099 Runner-up: £100 From icy Antarctica to the steamy jungles of Malaysia, there are endless opportunities to capture images that reflect the magnificent beauty of birds – whether it be a portrait, action shot or a picture where the bird is shown in a distinctive habitat.


BIRDS IN BRITAIN
http://www.iwpawards.com/competition.html

Not everyone can jet off to sunny climes to take pictures of exotic and colourful species but the winner of this section will show it is perfectly possible to obtain memorable shots of birds that occur in the UK. All pictures from a backyard bird to a vagrant rarity should have been taken in the UK to be eligible. 1st Prize: Canon 10x24L WP IS Binoculars worth 1,499 Runner-up: 100


Wildlife Photographer of the Year
http://www.nhm.ac.uk/wildphot

Organised by BBC Wildlife Museum and the Natural History Museum.


Shoot Experience (UK-based)
http://www.shootexperience.com/

Shoot Experience produce global photo competitions and large participatory events internationally including Shoot London at Tate Modern as well as corporate photography treasure hunt events for organisations.


Schweppes Photographic Portrait Prize
http://www.npg.org.uk/schweppesprize

High profile showcase for new talent in portrait photography.


Royal Horticultural Society Photographic Competition
http://www.rhs.org.uk/news/photocomp2005.asp

Various categories available - see website for further details


London Salon of Photograpy
http://www.londonsalon.org/

Body of photographers whose sole aim is to exhibit annually photography.


Isle of Man Tourism Photo Competition
http://www.visitisleofman.com/Special_Interest/photocompetition.xml

Open to resident and visiting photographers, amateur or professional


Deutsche Borse Photography Prize
http://www.channel4.com/culture/microsites/D/deutche_borse_photography...

Further Information: Aims to reward a living photographer who has made the most significant contribution to photography in the previous year.


British Deer Society
http://www.bds.org.uk/

Deadline: various Award: various Further Information: Offers various competitions.


World Press Photo Contest (Netherlands-based)
http://www.worldpressphoto.nl/

Deadline: January Award: various Further Information: Open to press photographers and photojournalists.


The UN Environment Programme - International Photography Competition
http://www.unep-photo.com/

Deadline: October Award: $20 000 plus various other prize Further Information: Invites people from all nationalities and ages and is open to both amateur and professional photographers.


Travel Photographer of the Year
http://www.tpoty.com/

Deadline: September Award: see website Further Information: There is also available a young photographer of the year award for under-17s.


TCB-Cafe Publishing - Photography Competition
http://www.cafeandre.com/

Deadline: March Award: see website Further Information: International photography contest aiming to develop and raise the visibility of photographic and creative talent.


Santa Fe Centre For Photography Competitions
http://www.photoprojects.org/

Deadline: February Award: various Further Information: Offers the Project and Singular competitions, the Santa Fe Prize for Photography, plus a Excellence in Photographic Teaching Awards.


Samaritans - Photographic and Digital Image Competition
http://www.samaritans.org/know/competitions.shtm

Deadline: see website Award: see website Further Information: Photographers invited to capture, or create, images that visualise a moment of human connection and positive human interaction through communication.


Pictures of the Year International
http://www.poyi.org/

Deadline: various Award: various Further Information: Various categories available - see website for further details


Photo Review Annual International Photography Competition
http://www.photoreview.org/

Deadline: May Award: $500 + camera Further Information: Work reproduced in the Photo Review and at an exhibition


Phodar Biennial
http://www.fodar.dir.bg/

Deadline: February 2007 Award: 500 Further Information: Biennial competition for international photographers.


PDN Contests
http://www.pdonline.com/contests/

Deadline: various Award: various Further Information: Offers the PDN Photo Annual, The Mary Forscher Fellowship, TOP KNOTS, PDN/NIKO self-promotion awards.


Nikon Photo Contest International
http://www.nikon-image.com/eng/npci

Deadline: see website Award: $10, 000 Further Information: There are two categories of entry: Documentary and Art.


Dorothea Lange - Paul Taylor Prize
http://www.www-cds.aas.duke.edu/l-t/

Deadline: see website Award: $10 000 Further Information: Created to encourage collaboration between documentary writers and photographers in the tradition of the photographer Dorothea Lange and writer Paul Taylor.


Center for Documentary Studies/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography (USA only)
http://www.cds.aas.duke.edu/grants/index.html#fbp

Deadline: September Award: $3000 Further Information: Prestigious biennial prize for American photographers.


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