The competition is organised by The Royal Watercolour Society.
Work made in any water-based medium on a paper support is eligible: this includes gouache, acrylic paint, ink or watercolour. There are no limitations on style or subject matter.
Paintings of all sizes are welcome. However, when framed it should not exceed 100 x 100cm.
Entries must be submitted digitally via the website.
A maximum of 6 paintings may be submitted for a fee of £14 per work with reductions on multiple submissions.
Students are able to submit 3 works for a fee of £5.
David Gluck Memorial Award: £750 Cash Prize
David Gluck & RWS Award: £250 Cash Prize
Royal Watercolour Society Award: £500 Cash Prize
Royal Watercolour Society Exhibitions Award: Exhibit in RWS Spring and Autumn Exhibitions
RWS Publicity Prize: Your selected work on exhibition printed publicity material