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World of Images Intercollegiate Photo Contest

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2020-2021 Contest album

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2020-2021 Contest album

The Collegial Centre for Educational Materials Development (CCDMD) has been hosting the World of Images Intercollegiate Photo Contest every year since 2011. The contest aims to encourage the next generation of photographers and to foster the production and sharing of high-quality photographs in the education sector.

This year, eligibility for the students-only contest will be expanded to include all employees of the Québec CEGEP network. For this 10th edition, $3,000 in grants and five annual subscriptions to Photo Solution magazine will be awarded.

The contest is judged by a jury made up of professionals and chaired by a renowned photographer. This year, the honorary chair is Joannie Lafrenière, photographer and director.

10th edition – 2020-2021

The 10th edition of the contest introduces new features such as:

  • The addition of a separate category for employees of the CEGEP network.
  • The possibility for participants to submit up to 10 photographs.

Institutions from the Québec CEGEP network will receive promotional posters and postcards in October 2020 and January 2021.

How to enter

The contest is reserved for students and teaching and non-teaching staff of the Québec CEGEP network.

  • Students must be enrolled in at least one CEGEP credit course (public or private, English or French) during at least one of the following semesters: Winter, Summer or Fall 2020, Winter 2021.
  • Staff members must have worked at an institution of the Québec CEGEP network in 2020 or 2021 in one of the following positions: teachers, professionals, administrative staff, support employees or executives.

Photos submitted as part of a previous year's contest are not eligible.

To enter, you must:

  • Read the regulations
  • Have a personal account on the World of Images website (Create my Account or Login)
  • Upload maximum resolution files (Sharing Media)
  • Register my contest entry in the following category : College student or College staff
  • Attest to your eligibility by checking the contest box on the sheet of each photo submitted
  • Submit up to ten photos between September 28, 2020, and March 10, 2021 (before midnight)

Proof of registration or certificate of employment:

Following publication of the finalists' album on March 24, 2021, students must provide proof of registration (course or program), and staff members must provide a certificate of employment at one of the establishments of the Québec CEGEP network, by April 12, 2021, at the latest.


Download the regulations (PDF)

Download the evaluation grid (PDF)

View albums from previous editions

View 2020-2021 Intercollegiate Photo Contest

2020-2021 Intercollegiate Photo Contest

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2011-2012 intercollegiate photo contest