First Prize: £1000

Second Prize: £600

Third Prize: £400


Awarded to winners and commended entrants

Production and presentation

All images produced and presented ready for exhibiting.


1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners and a selection of other entrants’ works will be exhibited in galleries at Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh EH9 1PL from Saturday 4th to Saturday 18th November 2017

Photography lecture

Free entry to all entrants on a first-come, first-served basis to a lecture given by an eminent photographer in the Hawthornden Theatre, National Galleries of Scotland, Princes Street Edinburgh.

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Masterclass in photography

Free to the winners, commended entrants and others by invitation or application up to a maximum of 15 attendees. This year’s Masterclass will be held in Stills Gallery, Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1BP on Friday 3rd November, 10am – 4pm.

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For the 3 winners for up to 9 months after the JTPA winners’ announcement date, by Wendy McMurdo and 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.