The aim of this award is to recognise the underrepresented and under-recognised work of photojournalists, press photographers, and documentary photographers in India.

Check out the eligibility and submission criteria here

CPB Regional Connect Program supported by Emami ArtThe Regional Connect Program of the CPB Photo Awards is being established to encourage more regional participation. The mandate of the awards is to reach and recognise the hard work of photographers beyond the tier 1 cities. 5 tier-II and tier-III cities will be part of the program this year where senior Photojournalists, editors and mentors will introduce the awards and categories to the local photography and press community and encourage them to apply.

Introducing the Emami Award for Regional Photojournalists: 2 cash awards of INR 50000 each for photographers from tier II/tier III cities will be part of the award categories this year.

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