“In cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, the Ministry of Environment, and the State Ministry of Information, the European Union (EU) Delegation to Egypt is launching the 13th edition of its photography competition. This year’s theme is “A Journey to Egypt’s Past and Future,” reveals the official press release of the EU Delegation.
According to the information, the competition aims to “encourage Egyptian photography enthusiasts from all over the country to portray the beauty of Egypt’s historical monuments, the modern outstanding projects, and/or the connection between Egypt’s civilisation and modern sustainable development projects implemented in various fields.”
The EU Delegation is offering awards to the first three winners, as well as holding an exhibition featuring the top 30 photos.
The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities will give a special award to two photographers who promote the country’s rich tourism sector.
The Ministry of Environment, represented by Eco Egypt, is offering another special award to the best photo taken at a nature reserve.
The deadline for submission is Monday 15 March 2021. Photographers wishing to participate can apply online through this website.
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