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The 5th Jill Todd Photographic Award

This years Jill Todd Award is accepting entries now.


“Promoting early careers in photography”

“Encouraging the creation of new work”

Have a look at Episode 2 of the 2016 JTPA Video and hear what guest judges Annie Lyden and John Duncan say:

The JTPA Team wish you all the very best for your degree show and graduation.

The Jill Todd Photographic Award is designed to help graduates who, as was Jill, seeking to make a career out of their hard gained photographic education and experience.

To thus assist the Award offers:

£2,000 in prize money

Winners’ and Commended Entrants’ works printed, framed and hung free of charge.

Exhibiting of those works in Stills Photography Gallery, Edinburgh free of charge.

Mentoring for 9 months from internationally renowned photographers: Dr Wendy McMurdo and Robin Gillanders.

Free entrance to a lecture on photography by Peter Frazer in the Hawthornden Lecture Theatre at the National Galleries of Scotland in Edinburgh.

For the winners, commended and other entrants on a first come first served basis - Attendance at a Masterclass in photography at Stills Gallery led by Peter Frazer.

Travel and subsistence reimbursements for the winners and commended entrants.

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