Photography Contest

The Center Awards 2023

The Center Awards 2023

Deadline |


Theme |

Personal, Social, and Environmental

Territory |


Eligibility |

Open to all

Entry Fees |

$45 members/$55 non-members

Prizes |


Host |

The CENTER Awards recognize outstanding images, singular or part of a series, in three categories: Personal, Social, and Environmental. All submissions will become part of the CENTER archive serving as an ongoing mission-driven fine art and documentary imagery resource.
A broad and inclusive interpretation of the themes is encouraged:.
• The Personal Awards recognize work engaging in the exploration, expression, the power of self-representation and/or underrepresented experiences..
• The Social Awards recognize work engaged in social issues. All projects exploring social topics or themes are eligible..
• The Environmental Awards recognize work focusing on the state of the ecological environment. Topics may include but are not limited to, conservation, biodiversity, ecology, climate change, or other issues concerning the natural world. All projects exploring ecological relationships, topics, or themes are eligible..
– The Personal, Social, and Environmental Awards support one artist each..
• Winners Exhibition at CCA Santa Fe.
• Professional Development Seminars.
• Review Santa Fe Admission.
• Project Presentation.
• Publication in LENSCRATCH.
• Inclusion in the CENTER Winners Gallery & Archive