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SDN & ZEKE Magazine Announce Call for Entries for

2022 ZEKE Award for Systemic Change

Sustainable Solutions to the Climate Crisis

Photo by Lauren Owens Lambert

Photo by Lauren Owens Lambert from The Farmer and the Fisherman on SDN.
 

ZEKE Award for Systemic ChangeTwo first-place winners will receive the ZEKE Award for Systemic Change  

In partnership with the Foundation for Systemic Change, SDN will award two photographers the ZEKE Award for Systemic Change and a $2,500 honoraria to recognize their outstanding work documenting systemic changes leading to sustainable solutions to the climate crisis. First-place winners will also be featured at Photoville, in ZEKE magazine, and in a traveling exhibition.

Honorable Mention Winners

Other selected work will be awarded honorable mention and also featured at Photoville, in ZEKE magazine, and in a traveling exhibition.  

Deadline for Award Entries: January 7, 2022
Entry Fee: $25 through Dec. 15.  $30 from Dec. 16 through deadline. 

Up to 30 images can be submitted and all submissions include a free exhibit on the SDN website for one year.
Scholarships available. Click here for details

Click here to enter and for complete award rules and requirements.

Awards

Two First-Place Winners will receive the ZEKE Award for Systemic Change

  • $2,500 cash prize
  • Exhibited at Photoville 2022, September–December, Brooklyn, NY.
  • Featured in the Spring 2022 issue of ZEKE magazine.
  • Part of a traveling exhibition of call for entry winners
  • Featured on Photoville Zoom panel with other ZEKE Award winners.
  • Featured in in SDN's email Spotlight sent to SDN's 8,500 members and on SDN's home page, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram feeds

Honorable Mentions

  • Exhibited at Photoville 2022, September–December Brooklyn, NY.
  • Featured in the Spring 2022 issue of ZEKE magazine.
  • Part of a traveling exhibition of call for entry winners
  • Featured in in SDN's email Spotlight sent to SDN's 8,500 members and on SDN's home page, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram feeds
  • Note: The exact number of honorable mentions will be determined by the design requirements of ZEKE magazine. Therefore we will not be able announce the honorable mention winners until at least a month after the first-place winners are announced.

Other benefits of submitting your work to the ZEKE Awards

  • Your work will be eligible for publication in all future issues of ZEKE magazine.
  • All entries are considered for our email Spotlight and in our social media.
  • All entries remain live on the SDN website for one year and can be renewed. 
  • SDN periodically does other special online publications, including InFocus, that your work is eligible to be featured in.
     

Click here to enter and for complete award rules and requirements.
Click here to view jurors.