The Northern Short Course Photo and Multimedia Contest is held each year in conjunction with the Northern Short Course. The deadline to enter was Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 at 4 p.m. Judging for the 2018 contest will take place at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Jan. 26-27, 2018.
Save the date for the Contest awards reception, Saturday, March 3, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency Fairfax, Fairfax, Va., at the conclusion of the NSC conference.
The NSC Photographer of the Year will receive a Nikon camera, courtesy of Nikon, a plaque and a Think Tank bag. Plaques will also be awarded to second and third place POY winners. The Multimedia Portfolio winner will receive a camera from Sony, a plaque, and a Think Tank bag and the NSC Student Photographer of the Year will win a camera courtesy of Nikon and a Think Tank bag.
A Best of Show winner will be selected from the first place winners in each category and receive a plaque and a Think Tank bag.
NSC plaques will be awarded for first place in each category. In addition, first place still category winners will receive a Think Tank bag.
First place multimedia category winners receive a Think Tank bag. Certificates will be awarded for second and third place in each category.
Entry is limited to National Press Photographers Assn. members in the New England, New York/International and Mid-Atlantic Regions (formerly Regions 1, 2, and 3).
Deadline for entries was January 12, 2018 at 4 p.m.
(Judging for the 2017 contest took place at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Feb. 3-4, 2017. Check out the gallery of the winning images)