Enter now to the IREX’s 5th annual Photo Contest for a chance to win cash prizes totaling over $1,000. Entrants are encouraged to submit their best images of scenes and individuals around the world that demonstrate one or more of four theme categories:
- Empowering Youth – Photos should demonstrate how youth, as active community leaders and informed citizens, represent opportunity for the future and positive change.
- Cultivating Leaders – Photos should explore how diverse leaders strive to serve others and drive change at every level of society.
- Strengthening Institutions – Photos should demonstrate how institutions build just, prosperous societies through community engagement, accountability, and responsive governance.
- Extending Access to Quality Education and Information – Photos should explore how independent media, quality education, and new technologies increase access to information and contribute to civic engagement in communities.
- Winners of the Best of Category will receive $250 each.
- The People’s Choice prize will be decided by IREX’s fans on Facebook.
- IREX may also select up to five honorable mention finalists.