Scholarship Award Judging Procedure

For this Scholarship Award, Timothy Allen acts as the Jury. Ultimately the Scholarship will be awarded to FIVE individuals. There are no runner-up categorization or awards

Judging Procedure
All submitted images will be initially be screened by the Jury to eliminate any offensive or culturally sensitive material.

Round One – Entries will be judged on the basis of artistic merit and overall impact
Round Two – Entries will be judged on the basis of composition, technical quality, and effectiveness of expressing the category theme

Round One Process
The jury will review each entry and apply a credit rating on the basis of Overall Impact and Artistic Merit. The collective credit ratings from this process form the round one score.

Short List Round One
The 25 highest ranked images will go forward to round two. In the case that two or more images are in ranking position 25 all those images with the equal 25th point score will go forward into round two.

Round Two Process
In Round Two the Jury will apply a credit rating on the basis of Photographic / Technical Quality, Image Composition, and Effectiveness in expressing the category theme.

The Jury considers three aspects (criteria) for each image and allocates credits on each aspect. The collective scores will determine the ranking. Should one or more images be placed equally in ranking 1, 2 or 3 there shall be a final “Tie-Break” round of judging.

Tie-Break Process
If a tie-break is required the jury will consider the respective images once again based on the criteria of Originality. The jury will apply a credit rating of 1 to 6 in the Tie Break process.

 

Scholarship Award Rules
We try to keep the Terms & Conditions forming “The Rules” as simple as possible. Details can be found HERE

TAPSA Entrant Licenses & Releases
Please review details on Licenses and Releases HERE

Scholarship Award Judging

For this Scholarship Award, Timothy Allen acts as the Jury. Ultimately the Scholarship will be awarded to FIVE individuals. There are no runner-up categorization or awards

Judging Procedure
All submitted images will be initially be screened by the Jury to eliminate any offensive or culturally sensitive material.

Round One – Entries will be judged on the basis of artistic merit and overall impact
Round Two – Entries will be judged on the basis of composition, technical quality, and effectiveness of expressing the category theme

Round One Process
The jury will review each entry and apply a credit rating on the basis of Overall Impact and Artistic Merit. The collective credit ratings from this process form the round one score.

Short List Round One
The 25 highest ranked images will go forward to round two. In the case that two or more images are in ranking position 25 all those images with the equal 25th point score will go forward into round two.

Round Two Process
In Round Two the Jury will apply a credit rating on the basis of Photographic / Technical Quality, Image Composition, and Effectiveness in expressing the category theme.

The Jury considers three aspects (criteria) for each image and allocates credits on each aspect. The collective scores will determine the ranking. Should one or more images be placed equally in ranking 1, 2 or 3 there shall be a final “Tie-Break” round of judging.

Tie-Break Process
If a tie-break is required the jury will consider the respective images once again based on the criteria of Originality. The jury will apply a credit rating of 1 to 6 in the Tie Break process.

 

Scholarship Award Rules
We try to keep the Terms & Conditions forming “The Rules” as simple as possible. Details can be found HERE

TAPSA Entrant Licenses & Releases
Please review details on Licenses and Releases HERE