Established in 2006 to promote excellence in photography, the annual William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize is an initiative of the Monash Gallery of Art (MGA) Foundation.
The Bowness Photography Prize has quickly become Australia's most coveted photography prize. It is also one of the country's most open prizes for photography. In the past, finalists have included established and emerging photographers, art and commercial photographers. All film-based and digital work from amateurs and professionals is accepted. There are no thematic restrictions.
The prize is acquisitive, the winner receiving a cash prize of $30 000.
Entries are open Wednesday 30 May to Wednesday 11 July.