2021 Pictures of the Year Contest

Deadline: Jan. 25, 2022 @ 11:59pm


The entry period for the 2021 Boston Press Photographers Association 2021 Pictures of the Year contest is now open.

The entry process is similar to last year's, using an online form to calculate the total entry fee and also to upload your images. You will submit the images directly through the form. You will not be using FTP to upload your images. Make sure to read through the contest's rules and guidelines for further instructions about the entry process.

If you have any questions, please contact: contest@bppa.net

The BPPA Contest Committee has made a few changes to the contest entry period for the 2021 contest. Here's a list of the major changes:

Important dates

  • Contest opens: Dec. 27, 2021
  • Entry deadline: Jan. 25, 2022
  • Deadline to review entries: TBD
  • Contest judging: TBD
  • Pre-contest info session: Jan. 12
  • One-on-one contest entry help: Jan. 13 and Jan. 18

    Stay tuned for future announcements.

    Before you submit, take a look at last year's winning entries.

    The judges for the contest have not yet been announced.

    Good luck, and we're looking forward to seeing your work!