June 15
Submissions open

September 6, 11:59 pm
Deadline for all submissions

September 14  
All applicants will be notified of their status via email

November 24 
7-10pm – RMG Exposed


For the full list of rules
& guidelines, click here.



Click here to learn more about this year's jury.


Emerging Photographer Award: Spring 2018 Solo Exhibition Project at the RMG during the Contact Photography Festival.

Photojournalism/Documentary Prize: $300 cash prize.

Landscape/Nature Prize: $300 cash prize.

Architecture/Urban Prize: $300 cash prize.

Conceptual/Non-Representational Prize: $300 cash prize.

Best Youth Prize: $300 cash prize.

Community Choice Award: $300 cash prize. Awarded to a photograph selected as a finalist in the silent auction as voted by visitors during the preview week and attendees at RMG Exposed.