TAPSA - the Timothy Allen Photography Scholarship Award

The Timothy Allen Photography Scholarship Award (TAPSA) was established by the 2013 Travel Photographer of the Year, Timothy Allen, to recognise and reward original travel documentary photography. This scholarship is run in conjunction with Xposure Photography Festival and the Sharjah Government Media Bureau.

Prize in detail

The winner of the TAPSA Travel Documentaries category will receive a ten-day travel package to Sharjah, UAE including a five-day location Workshop lead by Timothy Allen, in September 2020. They will also receive entry to Xposure Photography Festival and all auditorium and seminar sessions during the festival days and will join Timothy for all private functions and events during the festival, present their work live on stage in Xposure’s main auditorium and have their work included in the TAPSA Exhibition at Xposure as well as next year's TPOTY exhibitions. They will also receive a private portfolio review with one of the world’s leading photography experts. Accommodation will be provided at a luxury hotel in Sharjah including all meals during their stay.