10 May 2018
World Oceans Day Photo Contest is being organised by United Nations in order to spread awareness about the current challenges faced by the international community in relation to Oceans. To participate in the World Oceans Day Photo Contest, participants need to submit their photograph, which should be related to any of the following categories:
The entries need to be submitted to the contest page before 10 May 2018, and the result will be announced on 8 June 2018, in New York on the occasion of marking of 2018 World's Ocean Day at the United Nations, and it will also be published.
|Class/ Age||Open for Amateur as well as professional Photographers|
Not Eligible to participate:
Recognition: The winning image will be recognised at United Nations Event organised on the occasion of World Oceans Day on 8 June 2018.
Sharing: The winning image along with some top runner-ups will be widely shared on the contest website, with the media, and through the information materials related to subsequent contests.
Cash Prizes: Winners may be awarded material or cash prize after finalisation of sponsors.
The candidates willing to participate need to digitally submit their images on the website.
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Submission of the Image:
Participants need to register on the website for submitting their entries. The steps involved are as follow:
The selection of the winners will be done by the judging panel formed by the organising authorities. The panel of judges will be the following known photographers in the world:
Result: The result of the contest will be declared on 8 June 2018 on the occasion of World Ocean Day and will also be published on the website.
Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea
Office of Legal Affairs, United Nations
2 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017, USA
Telephone: (212) 963-3962