Top 20 Fully Funded Competitions and Awards 2021/2022
Call for Nominations: Roux Prize 2021. Nominations are now open for the 2021 Roux Prize. The Roux Prize was created in 2013 to honor individuals or groups from around the world who have used health evidence in bold, innovative, and impactful ways.
The prize recognizes the person who has used health evidence in bold ways to make people healthier – and to highlight just what’s possible when visionaries use health evidence to change lives.
Basically, the $100,000 Roux Prize is awarded annually by the nomination process described above.
Applications call for World Illustration Awards 2021. Moreover, the World Illustration Awards showcase the great work being made by illustrators all over the world today. In 2021, the award will especially celebrate the resilience of illustrators and the industry, particularly during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Altogether, the World Illustration Awards 2021 has ten categories
The Poetry Business calls application for the International Book & Pamphlet Competition 2021. The competition remains the most established pamphlet competition in the UK.
The competition continues to discover and publish outstanding new poets, many of whom go on to publish widely and celebrate successful writing careers. Entrants are invited to submit a collection of 20 pages of poetry. Altogether, four winners will be selected by the judges to be published by our award-winning imprint, Smith|Doorstop books.
Applications call for All About Photo Awards 2021. The 6th edition of the All About Photo Awards invites photographers from around the world to submit their best work for consideration. In reference to Henri Cartier-Bresson’s photo essay, The Mind’s Eye investigates the depth and thoughts behind each image.
Applications call for Arrell Global Food Innovation Awards 2021. The Arrell Global Food Innovation Awards recognize global excellence in food innovation and community impact. There are two awards.
Applications call for Microsoft Learn Imagine Cup Challenge 2021. The competition is an opportunity to get started and building the tech skills by completing a Microsoft Learn module in the category candidate is most passionate about to advance in the competition.
Every team member can compete in any of the 8 required Learning Modules. Once you have completed your module Microsoft Learn profile URL(s) to the Learn Challenge to advance to the Imagine Cup Online Semifinals.
Applications call for WISE Prize for Education 2021. The WISE Prize for Education recognizes an individual or a team for their outstanding contribution to education; and for their resolve to develop an idea or grow their initiative further. The WISE Prize for Education celebrates and shares the laureate’s vision in building the future of education by providing the Laureate(s) tailored support over two years to scale their impact.
Moreover, the Laureate(s) will receive a US $ 500,000 cash prize dedicated to continuing their work in education and a medal.
Applications call for Bristol Short Story Prize 2021. The Bristol Short Story Prize is an international writing competition based in Bristol, UK, which aims to publish great short stories and promote the stories and writers as much as possible. Discovering previously unpublished writers is central to our aims and we are absolutely committed to celebrating the short story genre and making it accessible and available to as wide an audience as we can. The Bristol Short Story Prize is an international writing competition founded by the editors of the quarterly cultural magazine Bristol Review of Books in 2007.
The Bristol Short Story Prize aims to
Applications for International Poster Triennial Toyama 2021 are open. Toyama Prefectural Museum of Art and Design announce the IPT2021 exhibition of posters chosen from throughout the world is intended to provide a review of the current state of international poster design.
Applications open for Sigma Awards 2021 for Data Journalists. The Sigma Awards is a competition to celebrate the best data journalism from around the world. Striding into its second year, it’s also here to empower, elevate, and enlighten the global community of data journalists.
The international data journalism community is facing many challenges, and we want to support them. This year’s Sigma Awards will be about highlighting the very best data journalism done about the pandemic (and building an international database record of such projects), but also those covering other topics such as politics, sports, or the environment.
Applications for Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling are open. Moreover, the Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling is a collaboration between the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), the ONE Campaign, and the Elliott family, which honors up-and-coming journalists in Africa who strive to strengthen people’s voices and illuminate the transformational change taking place on the continent.
This prestigious annual award honors an emerging journalist in Africa who strives to strengthen people’s voices and illuminate the transformational change taking place on the continent. The winners will get the following prizes
Call for Nominations: UNESCO-Russia Mendeleev International Prize in the Basic Sciences 2021. The UNESCO-Russia Mendeleev International Prize in the Basic Sciences aims to promote and honor excellence in the basic sciences, defined to include the disciplines of chemistry, physics, mathematics, and biology, the foundation on which scientific knowledge can be propagated and which are fundamental to the advancement of innovation and sustainable development.
Belfast Photo Festival 2021 Open Submission. Belfast Photo Festival bestows the artists/photographers the opportunity to exhibit their work in the main Festival gallery alongside some of the biggest names in the field of photography and have their work taken on tour to be exhibited at the 2022 Photo Schwiez (Zurich, Switzerland), with a number also having the opportunity to be featured in the arts magazines Abridged and GUP. The winners will be eligible for a number of awards, including a cash prize of £2,000 (e.s.t $2,674 / €2,208).
The theme is open to remove any restrictions; submissions must be photographic or lens-based but can include incorporations of other art forms with the photographic medium (i.e. performance, painting, sculpture, music, literature, etc).
Applications are open for Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2021. There are separate photography prizes open to adults, young photographers, and astrophotography newcomers. All entrants have a chance of winning cash prizes, seeing their image displayed in an exhibition at the National Maritime Museum, a year’s subscription to BBC Sky at Night magazine, and a copy of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year publication.
There are no separate categories in the Young competition. The Young competition will have one winner, one runner-up, and three highly commended awards. However, the adult competition will have the following categories
Applications for Puchi Award 2021 are open. Puchi Award is a publishing project by La Casa Encendida and Fulgencio Pimentel which seeks the most innovative, groundbreaking, vibrant book proposals in any genre, focusing entirely on their boldness and their links with present-day art languages. The aim of this award is to shine a spotlight on works of the highest quality and originality.
This competition is open to literary and graphic projects of any kind that stand out by virtue of their premise, literary and graphic quality, originality, unconventionality or mold-shattering conception. All authors of legal age from Spain or any other country are eligible to submit one or more original, unpublished works.
Applications call for Aesthetica Art Prize 2022. Aesthetica is looking for artists, makers, photographers, and filmmakers, who are pushing the boundaries of contemporary art. Follow these 3 simple steps to enter Aesthetica Magazine Art Prize
The Aesthetica Art Prize attracts thousands of entries each year from across the globe, from countries including Australia, Belgium, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, Singapore, the UK, and the USA.
Applications are open for 2021 Photo Competition “European Treasures of Nature”. In the 28th year EuroNatur has organised this international nature photo competition in conjunction with the magazine “natur”, the photo shop “Lichtblick” in Constance and GELSENWASSER AG. All amateur and professional photographers are invited to embark on a photographic journey of discovery and capture impressive pictures of the many facets of Europe’s natural world.
A specialist jury will award prizes to the most striking images. The winning photos will be published in the large-format EuroNatur wall calendar and will be awarded with money prizes. Besides that they will be published in the EuroNatur magazine, in the magazine “natur” as well as on the websites of the organisers.
Applications call for NOSTER & Science Microbiome Prize 2021. The NOSTER Science Microbiome Prize has been established to reward innovative research by young investigators working on the functional attributes of the microbiota of any organism that has the potential to contribute to our understanding of human or veterinary health and disease or to guide therapeutic interventions.
Call for Application: Heritage Minutes – Short Video Contest. The theme of 1st edition is “Islamic Architecture” with the following sub-themes:
Northwoods Wildlife Center announces the 2021 Photography Contest. This is an amateur contest. Photographers that receive greater than 25% of their annual income through photography, or consider themselves professionals, are ineligible. Watermarks on the photos are prohibited. Northwoods Wildlife Center retains the right to remove entries that are in violation of contest rules.
The following situations are unethical and will be ineligible, and, if submitted, will be disqualified at NWC’s sole discretion:
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