First Prize: £1000

Second Prize: £600

Third Prize: £400


Awarded to winners and commended entrants.

Production and presentation

The prize winners and commended entrants will have the chance to discuss the presentation of their work with our experienced panel and host gallery. The work will be professionally printed and framed for exhibition. Winners will be given their prints and frames at the close of the exhibition. 


1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners and a selection of other entrants’ works will be exhibited in Street Level Photoworks, Trongate 103, Glasgow, G1 5HD from 1st December 2018 - 27th January 2019.

Masterclass in photography

The prize winners, commended entrants and other entrants up to a maximum of 15 will be invited to attend a masterclass given by an eminent photographer. The masterclass will take the form of a critique with time to ask questions and discuss photographic practice and professionalism. 

The masterclass will be held in Stills, Centre of Photography, 23 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BP on Friday 30th November from 10am – 4pm.

More details will be later announced in the 'News' section. 

Photography lecture 

Attend a lecture given by the presenter of the masterclass in which they discuss their practice and career. The lecture is free to everyone who entered on a first-come, first-served basis. 

The lecture will take place in the Hawthornden Theatre, National Galleries of Scotland, Princes Street, Edinburgh at 6pm on Thursday 29th November. 

More details will be later announced in the 'News' section. 


For the 3 winners for up to 9 months after the JTPA winners’ announcement date, by Robin Gillanders.

Travel and sustenance

For the 3 winners. Financial assistance up to a maximum of £150 to assist in attending events related to the Awards programme.