High School Photo Contest

2018 High School Photography Contest

Call For Entries: The Department of Mass Communication's Photographic Arts Program hosts the annual juried show, open to all high school students. All entries are displayed within the galleries of the Communications Building at the University of Central Oklahoma. 

High School Photo Contest

Photo Submissions:

  • Submission Due Date: April 11, 2018
  • Categories
    • Nature
    • People
    • Editorial
    • Conceptual
    • Film and Alternative Processes
  • Students may submit up to 3 prints as entries for free using the submission form. All entries must be printed on photo paper.
  • More forms can be requested by emailing acejda@uco.edu

Photo by Lainey Brown

“Daredevil” by Lainey Brown - 2017 High School Photo Contest Winner


A gift card will be given to each category winner, along with several Honorable Mention awards. 

Photo by Hannah Eichelberger

"Defect of Nature" by Hannah Eichelberger - 2017 High School Photo Contest Winner

Photo by Haze Johnson

“Floral Flare” by Haze Johnson - 2017 High School Photo Contest Winner

Come Visit UCO:

  • Join us for the closing reception and award ceremony on Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 6:00-7:00 pm. Tours of the UCO Photo Facilities will be available. 
Use Rights:
  • Artists retain full rights to their work. By submitting to the Woody Gaddis Gallery, artists grant the use of selected images for the purpose of marketing the gallery and subsequent display on its website. 

Photo by Haley Melton"Rafiki" by Haley Melton - 2017 High School Photo Contest Winner
Photo by Regan Rosson"American Beauty" by Regan Rosson - 2017 High School Photo Contest Winner