2021 Southern Africa Climate Change Photography Awards
Benefits Of Entering The Photography Competition
Win $500 cash prize in each category.
Win sponsored photography gear worth thousands of dollars.
Win a sponsored Safari and adventure trip in Southern Africa.
Have your work exhibited in our popup digital gallery as well as in brick and mortar galleries in over ten countries in Southern Africa to raise climate change awareness
Get published in our annual Southern Africa Climate Change Forum gloss magazine, which among others, is distributed for free at local and regional airports and signature airlines; in public libraries and schools and universities; at key climate change events and in Parliaments across Southern Africa
Get exposure through press coverage with local, regional and international media.
Get featured in the digital version of the annual Southern Africa Climate Change Forum gloss magazine distributed online and on our social media and newsletter, reaching key regional policymakers, business leaders, influencers, academics, climate change experts and activists as well as tens of thousands of people in the region and around the world.
Win $500 and massive social media exposure for your smart phone climate change photography work in our People’s Choice Award Category which is voted for by ordinary people on our Instagram and Facebook pages.
Win our prestigious Southern Africa Climate Change Photography Trophy and Certificate.
Rules of Entry
1. To participate, complete an entry form with your name, email, and phone number, and submit it online.
2. Deadline for entries is November 15th, 2021. Grand prize drawing will be held on December 6th, 2021 online.
3. The competition is to all photographers from around the world. The photographs can be from Southern Africa or any part of the world.
4. You must pay the relevant entry fees to enter.
5. Approximate value of the prize is $500 per category.
6. The photo must be in its original state and cannot be altered in any way, including but not limited to removing, adding, reversing, or distorting subjects within the frame.
7. Entries will be judged by the SACCF Panel of independent judges. All decisions are final. SACCF reserves the right to disqualify any entry that is deemed inappropriate or does not conform to stated contest rules.
8. By entering the contest, entrants agree that photos submitted can be used by SACCF for advertising or campaign purposes.
9. Submissions will not be accepted once the deadline lapses.
10. The prize must be collected by the winner and is non transferable.
11.The winner will be contacted via the email address provided during entry. If no response is received after [three] business days, a new winner will be selected and the previous winner will forfeit all rights to the prize.
SOUTHERN AFRICA CLIMATE CHANGE FORUM PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS 2021
Why pay entry fee?
We are a registered non-profit organization based in Johannesburg, South Africa and the funds will go a long way in making the Southern Africa Climate Change Photography Competition a success as well as supporting our mission of helping to raise awareness, generate debate and push for a decarbonized region.
Deadline: November 15, 2021
Competitions results: December 06, 2021
Single Image Entry:
- Professional (Southern Africa) – R250
- Amateur (Southern Africa) – R200
- Professional (International) – R350
- Amateur (International) – R300
- Smart Phone Photography (Southern Africa) – R200
- Smart Phone Photography (International) – R350
Multiple Image Entry
- (2-9 Images): Professional (Southern Africa) – R400
- Amateur (Southern Africa) – R300
- Professional (International) – R550
- Amateur (International) – R450
- Smart Phone Photography (Southern Africa) – R300
- , Smart Phone Photography (International) – R450
Enter your work under one of the following legible sections:
- Professional – Southern Africa
- Amateurs – Southern Africa
- Professional – International
- Amateur – International
- Smart Phone Photography Southern Africa
- Smart Phone Photography – International
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