Photography Competition – SOCHAI Youth For Nutrition – Everything You Need to Know!

PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION BY SOCHAI Youth For Nutrition – Everything You Need to Know!

On the occasion of the upcoming World Breastfeeding Week (August 1 to 7, 2017), the SOCHAI- Youth For Nutrition, a network of youth volunteers working together for Nutrition at grass-root level is organizing a Photography Competition on the theme “NOURISH TO FLOURISH” in support of Social Development and Promotion Center (SDPC), a nongovernmental, nonprofit organization based in Lalitpur, Nepal.

  • To raise awareness on importance of breastfeeding and complementary feeding for children
  • To reduce the cultural taboos of public breastfeeding, objectification of breast and initiate an online discussion on it
  • To inform public about role of mothers, fathers and family members in nourishing the child. 
  • The competition opens in July 8, 2017 and the deadline for submission of photograph is 1st August, 2017 ( 11 : 59 PM GMT +5:45 ). The winner will be declared during the breastfeeding week (August 1 to 7, 2017)
The photographs must be based on any of the categories below with a caption related to the image. 
Category 1
  • Breastfeeding anywhere (Home, workplace, public place) 
Category 2
  • Mother, Father or Family involved in caring for a child (feeding, playing, bathing, family supporting mother etc.)

The picture received will be posted on Facebook Page of SOCHAI-Youth For Nutrition
  • There will be altogether TWO winners in the competition
  • Top professional photographer of Nepal, Mr. Chandra Shekhar Karki will be judging photographs to decide ONE winner
  • The SECOND winner will be decided based on the number of likes received by the photograph on Facebook
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  • A certificate and CASH PRIZE (Rs. 5000 each) will be provided to the two winners
  • ATTRACTIVE GIFT HAMPERS will be provided to selected Pregnant and Lactating Mothers who submit the photographs
  • The winning photographs will be featured on “SADRISHYA”, an emerging online news portal site 
  • The competition is open to all Nepali of any age group, living in Nepal or abroad.
  • Pregnant and lactating mothers, fathers, family members are highly encouraged to submit a photograph 

  • The photographs must be sent to 
  • Only one entry is permitted per person, with a relevant caption and contact information ( Name, Address, Contact No. & Email I.D ) 
  • The applicant must like the SOCHAI-Youth For Nutrition Page and share this post (make sure the post is made public)
  • Stealing or copying others work is plagiarism, and those submissions will automatically disqualify participants from the competition.

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