Over 400 Entries Received for MARKUP Photography Contest
MARKUP Kenya received an overwhelming 413 entries from a total of 42 photographers after call for entries came to a close on 15th of June 2021. The objective MARKUP Photography Contest is to create awareness around MARKUP’s commitment towards supporting smallholder farmers, strengthening regulatory frameworks and creating awareness on food safety issues, as well as providing an avenue for the youth to tell stories of agribusiness in their community through their lenses.
The work is divided into 6 categories which include: MARKUP focus Value chains, quality Infrastructure, food safety, trade, women in agriculture and youth in agriculture. The overall winner will receive KSh 75,000 and each winner in the 6 categories will receive a Cash Prize of KSh 25,000.
This will be announced on a Virtual Award Ceremony to be held on Thursday, 15th July 2021 10:30am – 12:00pm, and to be livestreamed on the MARKUP Kenya Facebook Page.