World Biennial of Student Photography Contest 2023

The Student World Biennial, in the organization of the Academy of Arts, University of Novi Sad, was first held in 2004. In the same year the First Biennial of Student Poster was organized, and ever since the Biennial of Poster has been held in odd years, and the Biennial of Photography in even years.

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World Biennial of Student Photography Contest

There is no prescribed theme to the competition; they welcome all subjects and themes realized within the study programme. All photographs must represent the student’s original work created as part of photographic practice at their educational institution, which is verified in application form.
There are no limitations on techniques or realization of the photographs.


➤1st prize: €1,000
➤2nd prize: €600
➤3rd prize: €300
➤3 Honourable mentions
➤Special prize awarded by non-government organization “Vojvodina OK” for the best student project in the national category


➤Open to all undergraduate and graduate students of academies and colleges where the discipline of photography is part of the curriculum.
➤All participants must be full or part-time students enrolled into an academic institution (university or college) at the time of applying for the competition.
➤Each student can submit up to ten (10) photographs which are done as part of academic assignment. This can be accompanied with a short description of the work in English (up to 200 words) – an artist statement.
➤Format: the shorter side of the image should not exceed 35cm, 300 dpi sRGB, JPG or PDF. The files should not exceed 10 MB per image. The name of the photography files must contain the name and surname of the student.

The entry deadline is October 27, 2023. at midnight, CET (Central European Time).
The results of the competition will be published on the Student World Biennial website shortly after the deadline

Apply through the online entry form and submit all required entry materials

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