Thursday, 9 May 2013

Photography Competition with great prizes!

Contact: Government Education and Training International (GETI) office P: 6233 3020 E: info@geti.tas.gov.au W: www.hkisac.org

Date: Entries open 16 May and close 31 May 2013

Intended Audience: All schools & colleges; students in Year 4 & above

Please inform your students (Grade 4 and above) of the opportunity to enter a photography competition with an amazing first prize up for grabs: $US 1,000 cash, return flight to Hong Kong, 3 nights’ accommodation in Hong Kong, a trophy, and a certificate.

The competition is jointly run by The Education Bureau of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China and Po Leung Kuk, and is a celebration of the theme “My Place. My People”.

Students can submit up to three entries, however each entry should be submitted separately and include one single photograph and an 80 word “artist’s statement” describing how the theme is interpreted and presented.   Entries open 16 May and close 31 May 2013.

There will also be 50 Honourable Mentions awarded. These entries will be displayed in the Hong Kong Cultural Centre in August, 2013.

For more information, please see the attached poster [PDF 210KB] (and please display at your school), as well as visit the website.