Simon Devitt Prize for Photography

A Prize for the Creative Arts and Industries student who produces the best photograph in an annual competition.

About the scholarship

Application status: Not currently open for applications
Applicable study: Photography competition for Fine Arts and Architecture and Planning students
Opening date: 15 August 2023
Closing date: 25 September 2023 at 4.00pm
Tenure: Prize
For: Prize
Number on offer: One
Offer rate: Annually
Value: $1,000

The Prize was established in 2008 and is funded by Simon Devitt, an Auckland based photographer specialising in Architectural images.

The main purpose of the Prize is to acknowledge the best photograph in an annual competition produced by a student enrolled in Elam School of Fine Arts or the School of Architecture and Planning at Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland currently enrolled in a course contributing to their Faculty of Creative Arts and Industries (CAI) degree or diploma programme.


How to apply

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