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Amateur Photography Competition 2009

The entries should be photographs that depict the intersection between the people and cultures of the USA and Sri Lanka. Be creative. There is no limit to creativity but it is important that your photograph represents YOUR vision.

Prizes :

Winner –   Cash prize of Rs 20,000/-
Joint runner-up –   Cash prize of Rs 5,000/-
Joint runner-up –  

Cash prize of Rs 5,000/-

10 consolation prizes    

And you may have the opportunity to have your photographs displayed at a public exhibition.

How to enter :

  • You will need to
  • Be 17 years of age or above: the competition is open to students and amateurs (those who have not received an income from their photography).
  • Be a citizen of Sri Lanka.
  • Entrants may submit up to a maximum of 3  photographs.
  • Photographs should be unmounted prints in colour or black & white.
  • Prints should be within a minimum size of 8’’ x  10’’ and a maximum size of 11” x 14”
  • Entries must be submitted with the photographer’s
  • Full name:
  • Age and date of birth:
  • Telephone numbers:
  • Postal address (and email address if available):
  • School or place of work if applicable:
  • Signature and ID number:

Send your entries in before the 15th of November 2009 to the United States – Sri Lanka Fulbright Commission , 22, Flower Terrace (off Flower Road), Colombo 7. Tel: 011-256-4176/  471-8744