Organization of World Heritage Cities
Asia-Pacific Regional Secretariat

Living World Heritage Cities
with Life, History and Creation


OWHC-AP World Heritage Cities Photo Contest 2021

Date : 2021-03-06

OWHC-AP World Heritage Cities Photo Contest 2021


OWHC-AP reaches to the harmonious coexistence of local community and World Heritage.

Send us the picture of people, World Heritage in your memory in World Heritage Cities of Asia-Pacific and join us! For the detailed information, please refer to followings.


• Eligibility : Everyone who loves World Heritage Cities


Theme : Reminiscences of World Heritage Cities


Application Deadline : April 23, 2021


Result Notification : May 10, 2021(Could be altered)   

(The result will be announced on the official OWHC-AP channels : Official website, Facebook and Instagram, and will be informed individually to the prize winners.)

Winners must have their own bank account for international transactions.

    -Website :

-Facebook : owhc-ap

-Instagram : owhc_ap_eng



1. No more than 3 pieces for each participant

2. File size must be over 5MB and over 5,000 pixel of the length

3. Format must be JPEG or TIFF.

4. Photos must be taken in one of the member cities of OWHC-AP.

(For the list of member cities of OWHC-AP, please refer to the official website or attached file.)

5. Download the application from the official website( or Facebook(owhc-ap) and

send the completed form with submitting photo files to


•  Award and Prize 

- Grand Prize(1) : USD 2,000

-2nd Place Prize(1) : USD 1,000

-3rd Place Prize(3) : USD 500

-Prize of Excellence(10) : USD 300



- If the work of a winner is plagiarized or has received an award from another contest, the prize will be forfeited.

- Any legal issues concerning portrait rights or copyrights violations arising from the contest are solely the legal responsibility of the contestant.

- Penalties derived by inaccurate information written on the application foam are the sole responsibility of the contestant

- OWHC-AP is given the ownership regarding the award-winning pieces and they can be utilized for OWHC-AP’s promotional and commercial use.

- Photo Contest inquiries are only available via email( and its reply contact will be made through the contact number or e-mail from

each contestant’s application form.

-All taxes and transaction fees for the awards shall be burdened by the recipient.

-All submitted works to the Photo Contest will not be returned to the participant.


Contact :