The European Environment Agency’s new photo competition, ‘Sustainably Yours’, invites Europeans to send photos of the challenges and opportunities in making food, energy and mobility choices more sustainable.
Image © Piotr Górny, WaterPIX/EEA
Every year, the European Environment Agency (EEA) organises a photo competition to raise awareness about an environmental issue and allow Europeans to share their takes on that issue. This year’s competition Sustainably Yours focuses on the importance of living sustainably.
The competition is open to citizens of the EEA member countries and West Balkan cooperating countries. All participants must be 18 or older. The photos must be taken in the countries mentioned above.
Sustainably Yours aims to highlight challenges and opportunities linked to three of the main key systems: food, energy and mobility.
It is your chance to showcase your talent as a photographer and have a say in the societal debate about turning our societies more sustainable.
Participants can submit photographs depicting any of the following three categories:
•The winners in each category (Sustainable food, Sustainable energy and Sustainable mobility) will be awarded a cash prize of EUR 1000
•EUR 500 is on offer for both the Public Choice Award and the Youth Prize
•The Youth Prize will be awarded to the winning entry, selected among those submitted by persons aged between 18 and 24 (born between calendar years 1995-2001) to any of the competition categories
Entry deadline: 15th May 2019
Winners announced: 19 June 2019
Image requirements: jpeg-format, minimum resolution of 2000 pixels for the long side of the photograph.
For details about the competition, including the Competition rules and Terms & Conditions , please refer to the competition pages on the European Environment Agency’s website.
One entrant may submit maximum 5 entries in total in the competition.
Online submission of digital photographs via the website https://europeanenvironmentagency.wufoo.com/forms/sustainably-yours-photo-competition/