Allard Prize Photography Competition 2021

Each winning photograph will receive CAD $1,000


The bi-annual Allard Photography Competition, which recognizes photographic excellence reflecting the ideals of the Allard Prize, is adjudicated by the Allard Prize Committee and Maxe Fisher, Associate Professor, Faculty of Design + Dynamic Media, Emily Carr University of Art + Design.

Photographers are enouraged to submit entries year-round. Entries should reflect themes of courage and leadership in combating corruption, especially through promoting transparency, accountability, the rule of law, and of human rights and/or anti-corruption generally. We also particularly welcome entries that depict corruption and human rights violations in the developed world.


Each winning photograph will receive CAD $1,000 and be featured on the Allard Prize website, with a brief description and the photographer’s name, for six months.


The Competitionis only open to individuals who have reached the age of majority in their country of residence at the time of entry

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

By entering this Competition, all Entrants agree toand do hereby release, discharge, and hold harmless the Allard Prizeand their partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, employees, officers, directors and representatives,from any claims, losses and damageswhatsoever arising out of hisor her participation in this Competitionor any Competition-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.