Thursday, 4 April 2013

Sigma Student Scholarship Contest

If you know a student in an accredited Canadian university or college photography program and they shoot with Sigma lenses you should forward this to them for a change to win some money towards their tuition.

The grand prize: $3,000 towards your tuition!
Second Prize finalists, there is a $1,000 Gentec International Photo Gear Package up for grabs!

This scholarship contest illustrates Sigma's decades of technological advancement and innovation in the industry, and our desire to empower and support aspiring student photographers. After nearly 50 years of pioneering new and better ways to capture and portray the ordinary — and extraordinary — Sigma continues to create new avenues of expression with innovative designs and enhancements
for lenses and cameras used in contemporary photography.

As one of the first manufacturers to successfully introduce the interchangeable lens, Sigma's well-earned reputation for originality, innovation and leadership is your guarantee of the world's most advanced line of photographic products.

The contest winners will be selected based on his or her ability to deliver outstanding photographs with the superior caliber of image quality for which the Sigma brand has become known.

Submissions accepted until April 30, 2013


The Contest is open to legal residents of Canada, who are entering into or already enrolled in an accredited full time Photography program with proof of admission, and aspire to obtain a degree or certificate in that program. Must be 16 years or older. Employees of Sigma Canada, Gentec International, its parents, partners, affiliates, dealers or subsidiaries and members of the immediate family and household of each are not eligible. Immediate family members include parents, siblings or any person residing in the same household as employee. 

For full contest details, visit the "Rules" section.

† A grand prize and Photo Gear winner awarded in each region (total of 3 grand prizes, and 3 Photo Gear Prizes): Western Region (BC,AB,SK,MB), Central Canada (ON,QU), Eastern Canada ( NS, NB, NL PEI, YU, NVT).The link to the dedicated site is