Information about prizes in the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year Adult and Young competitions.
The overall winner is chosen from amongst all the Adult competition category winners. This winner receives the prestigious title of Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year.
New bigger prize: £10,000
We have eight categories for you to enter and the judges will select a winner, runner-up and one highly commended entry from each category. These will receive the following prize money:
- Winner: £1500
- Runner-up: £500
- Highly commended: £250
The judges award two Special Prizes, Sir Patrick Moore for Best Newcomer and Robotic Scope. These will receive the following prize money:
- Winner: £750
Young Competition Prizes
The judges select a winner, runner-up and three highly commended images for the Young Competition.
- Young Winner: £1500
- Young Runner-up: £500
- Young Highly Commended: £250
All winners will also receive:
- Their winning image displayed in an exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich
- 1 year’s subscription to BBC Sky at Night magazine
- A copy of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year publication.