In the effort to promote the tourism industry, travel contests have been organised by the various agencies to encourage this industry. Most of the contests are related to video and photography of the various location in Malaysia.
World Palm Portraits Photography Competition 2016
Join this photography contest organized by Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC). Both amateurs and professionals from all over the world are encouraged to join. Prizes to be won for each category is US$1400 for first prize and US$1,000 for second prize. Closing date has been extended to 31st July 2016. Categories:
Beautiful Malaysia Photo Contest
Use your camera, take your best shot of Malaysia and win prizes every week. Categories of submission are:
The main organizer is Tourism Malaysia and contest will run from 15th June to 20th Sept 2015. More details are provided here.
Travel Contest - MTC Photography Contest 2015
The Malaysian Timber Council or MTC is also organising the MTC Photography Competition 2015 with the theme Wonders of the Malaysian Forest. This contest from 15th June 2015 - 31st Aug 2015. It is open to all Malaysians and is divided into four categories.
Register online at the MTC Website.
Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival Contest 2015
This annual event is on with the last submission date on 1 August 2015. This year's theme is KLPF Model Shoot Challenge League with the grand prize of Fujifilm X-Pro 1 body worth RM3,000. The photos must be taken at the KLPF Preview 2015 session. Head to the KLPF official website to join.
CELCOM Escape Merdeka Video Contest
In conjunction with 57th Merdeka of Malaysia, CELCOM has launched a video contest themed "Di Sini Lahirnya Sebuah Cinta". Show your love and patriotism to the country by submitting a 3 mins video based on this theme by 18 Aug 2014. Prizes worth RM157,000 await the winners.
National Space Agency Art Competition
All primary and secondary students throughout Malaysia are invited to join this poster painting contest organized by National Space Agency together with Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry. The theme is "Space for the future". Closing date is 31 Aug 2014.
Life at KTM Stations Contest
Take your camera and start taking pictures of KTM stations in Peninsular Malaysia that depicts "Life at KTM Stations". Try to take unique pictures based on this theme.
Three winners will receive a Fujifilm X-A1 camera + two train tickets to any destination in Malaysia and another 10 winners will receive FINEPIX S4600 + 1 train ticket.
Submit your entries by 20 July 2014. You can download the forms here.
FRIM: National Heritage Painting Competition
This is an effort taken by FRIM and National Visual Arts Gallery to promote the appreciation for the environment and art. You are invited to submit an artwork that reflects the landscape and natural environment of FRIM Kepong.
Painting can be done using colour pencil, oil paint, water colour, poster colour, charcoal, soft pastel, oil pastel, mixed medium or assemblage.
Closing date is 15 May 2014
1)Adult (18 and above) Category:
1st Prize: RM3,000
2nd Prize: RM2,000
3rd Prize: RM1,000
5 Consolation Prizes: RM500
2) Students (13 to 17 years) Category
1st Prize: RM2,000
2nd Prize: RM1,000
3rd Prize: RM500
15 Consolation Prizes: RM100
You must register in person at FRIM in order to join the contest. Call 03-6279 7591 for more information.
FRIM Photography Contest
The theme for this contest is "Uniquely FRIM". Take photos of FRIM in Kepong, Pasoh, Bidor or Mata Ayer from 1st to 30th Sept 2012 and win prizes. Call 03-6279 7000 for more information.
Cyberjaya - Not Just A City Photography Contest 2012
All photographers take note that the there is a photography contest with photos to be taken in the city of Cyberjaya. The contest is organized by Cyberview Sdn. Bhd. and is on from 19 March 2012 to 15 May 2012.
The prizes that you can win are:
First Prize: RM3,500 Cash + Certificate
Second Prize: RM2,000 Cash + Certificate
Third Prize: RM1,500 Cash + Certificate
Consolation Prize X 5: RM200
This contest is open to all Malaysians of all age groups.
Hurry, go to this city along with your best camera and learn more about Cyberjaya. You will be surprised at the many happenings that are going on in this vibrant city.
Further information can be obtained by calling +6 03 8315 6048.
Secretariat of Digital Photography Contest 2012
Business, Corporate Communications and Planning
Cyberview Sdn. Bhd.
SME Technopreneur Centre
Cyber 6, 2270 Jln Usahawan 2
Selangor Darul Ehsan.