Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year Young Competition

The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year young competition is open to astrophotographers worldwide aged 15 or under.

The 2018 Young competition is open for entries until midday (GMT) 9 March 2018. We are offering a grand prize of £1,500 for the winner and cash prizes for the runner-up and highly commendeds. Entrants can submit up to 10 images.

You can be inspired by the 2017 winning images in our free exhibition at the Royal Observatory until 22 July 2018.

Competition queries

For all competition enquiries, please contact us or check our FAQ page. We aim to reply to enquires within three working days.



About the Adult competition

Adult competition rules

About the Categories and Special Prizes

Young competition rules


About the judges

About the prizes

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