Applications are open for the Environmental Photography Award 2021 by Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation.
About the Awards
The PA2F Environmental Photography Award is being launched in 2021 in honour of the Foundation’s 15th anniversary, with a 10,000 € prize fund and a prestigious international jury.
The award will run annually, with the aim of raising awareness of environmental issues, and rewarding photographers who put their creativity and skill to good use in documenting the current state of our world.
Shortlisted images will be exhibited in the Principality of Monaco as part of the Foundation’s 15th anniversary celebrations, and will also be published in a commemorative photography book for distribution to the Foundation’s partners and benefactors.
Theme: Humanity and Wildlife: Crossed Destinies, Shared Territories
The Award’s inaugural year will be dedicated to the theme of wildlife, with the intention of celebrating the beauty and variety of the world’s wildlife, whilst also highlighting the plight of so many species, and the ways in which conservation efforts are attempting, and succeeding, to offer hope for the future.
There are 3 categories for photographers to enter:
- Incredible Wildlife
- Wildlife in Crisis
- Reasons for Hope
Grand Prize Winner
- The title “PA2F Environmental Photographer of the Year 2021”
- 6,000 €
- VIP invite to Monaco, including travel and accommodation, for the opening of the PA2F Environmental Photography Award exhibition, and including the 15th anniversary celebrations of the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation
- 1,000 € for each of the 3 category winners
Public Vote Winners
- 500 € for the public vote winner in each category
- Featured in the PA2F Environmental Photography Award exhibition in Monaco
- Published in the PA2F Environmental Photography Award book
Up to 50 images across the 3 categories will be shortlisted, with the shortlist announced on 15th April 2021.
These images will form the inaugural PA2F Environmental Photography Award exhibition and photography book. All winning and shortlisted photographers will benefit from extensive global press and social media promotion of the awards by the Foundation and its partners.
Winning images will be announced on 30th April 2021. The grand prize winner will be chosen based on a single image that the jury consider to be the best submitted this year. Category winners and shortlisted images will also be chosen by the jury. The public vote will be open to all, accessible from this page, and will commence on 1st April 2021.
How to Apply?
Interested participants can apply for the awards through this link.
March 28, 2021
For more details, click the link below.