Pauktuutit Photography Contest Guidelines

Contest Description:

Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada invites you to participate in our online photography contest during themonths of October-November 2021. The deadline to submit your photo is November 15,2021. The winner will be announced on November 20, 2021 and will be awarded the amount of $500 CDN.

Photo Concept:

We’re looking for photos of Pauktuutit. This is a tool is used for drying skin on the ground, predominantly during the summer season.


  • The participant must be a resident of Canada.
  • Participants under 18 years must have a parent/guardian consent on their behalf.

How to submit your photo:


  • The photograph is limited to works that have not been formally displayed or exhibited and to which the participant holds all rights.
  • Photographs that have been in other contests or are currently in other contests are not eligible.
  • Submitted photos are limited to three (3) per participant.
  • Photos must be submitted without any digital editing beyond cropping and colour adjustments.

Deadline: The deadline to submit photos is November 15, 2021, at 11:59 PM EST


The winner will be announced on November 20, 2021, on Pauktuutit’s official Social Media Channels (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram) and website. Winners will be contacted by email or phone as provided in the Photography Release Form. The winner will be awarded $500 CDN.

The selection will be made by the Pauktuutit Contest committee based on:

  • Originality
  • Quality
  • Colour Management

For any questions, please contact: