Photography Competition

Theme : Banana-Sustaining rural livelihood

All India photography competition will be organised with entries from all over India. Winners will be given cash prizes and selected photographs will be exhibited at the venue.


  • 1st Award Rs. 10000 and Certificate
  • 2nd Award Rs. 5000 and Certificate
  • 3rd Award Rs. 3000 and Certificate
  • 5 Consolation Prizes of Rs.1000 & Certificate


  • Each entrant may submit a maximum of 4 Prints (Color or Black & White) Prints should not be smaller than 8 x 12 inches and not larger than 12 x 18 inches in size
  • Each entry should bear the Name and Address of the entrant, Title and Serial number as entered in the entry form
  • No entry fee, but enclose an envelope and adequate postage stamps to get your photos back by registered post
  • Entries should be send only by Register Parcel or Speed post. Do not send it by Courier Service.
  • Prize winning prints shall be used by the organisers for their bonafide purposes
  • All possible care for entries will be exercised but no liability will be accepted for loss or damage to entries .
  • Jury’s decision will be final and binding. Submission of entries automatically implies acceptance of conditions mentioned above.


National Banana Festival
Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA)
T.C.15/510, USRA-55, Udarasiromani Road,
Vellayambalam, Thiruvananthapuram -695010, Kerala, India
Ph:0471 2722151+91 9447205913