Photo Division, Press Information Bureau, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India has invited applications for the 7th National Photography Awards.
Awards have been institutes in different categories.
In the Life-Time Achievement Award, Category, a renowned professional photographer of the country who has made long and outstanding contribution in the various fields of photography at the national and international level and whose photographic works have contributed to the development of the society, will be given the Life Time Achievement Award that carries a Cash Prize of Rs. 3,00,000/-
Awards for the Professional Photographers include (a) Professional Photographer of the Year (One award with cash prize of Rs. 1,00,000/- (b) Special Mention Awards(Five awards with Rs 50,000/- cash prize each). The theme for the contest is ‘Women-led Development’
Awards for the Amateur Photographers: (a) Amateur Photographer of the Year (One award with cash prize of Rs 75,000/-) (b) Special Mention Awards: Five awards with cash prize of Rs 30,000/- each. The Theme is ‘Fairs and Festivals of India’
Last date of submission of entries is 10th January 2019.
Detailed Guidelines, Terms & Conditions etc. of the 7th National Photography Awards are available at www.photodivision.gov.in