[ Wellcome Trust - Photography Prize | Scientific dissemination ]


Event details

Date and time 18.01.2021  
Category Call for proposal

Submit your entries to the Wellcome Photography Prize! This year, the Wellcome Photography Prize is exploring the human side of three urgent health challenges:

  • Mental health problems > Show new ways to think about mental health problems and how to manage them.
  • Infectious diseases > Show the realities of infectious diseases in a pandemic world, from personal experiences to political actions. 
  • Global heating > Show the places already affected by global heating, and the people finding innovative ways to protect each other. 

Images must have been created after 31st December 2015.

Prize: the finalists of each category will receive £1,000. The single image and series winners will each receive £10,000. Prizes will be presented at an awards ceremony in summer 2021. The winning and shortlisted entries will then go on show at a public exhibition in London. If you’re a winner, you will also be offered a range of opportunities to showcase your work to different audiences. The winning images receive extensive international media coverage each year.

Who can apply: there are no geographical limits on submissions.

Deadline: 18 January 2021 at 23:59 (GMT).

For further information, please have a look at the call webpage, FAQs, entry conditions and judging criteria.

You may also be interested in the SNSF Scientific Image Competition.

Practical information

  • General public
  • Free



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