CAPA Honours are awarded to recognize a high standard of both photographic achievement and photographic service to CAPA. Each year the Honours Committee considers nominations for CAPA Honours.
Proposal for Honours:
Who is Eligible?
The Honours Committee gives recognition to Individual CAPA members who participate in CAPA activities through service and photographic excellence. Honours may be awarded to others for outstanding contribution to Canadian photography, meeting a standard approved by the Honours Committee and the CAPA President and Board of Directors. Our emphasis is on photographic achievement and service to the Association. Maple Leaf, Associate Fellowship, Fellowship and other designations are available.
What are the Guidelines?
The criteria for CAPA Honours are posted below.
Membership requirements are one year of CAPA Individual membership and three years of CAPA Club membership or three years of Individual membership depending on the award.
Who can Apply?
Members may self-refer or be recommended by any CAPA Individual member. Application Forms are available (above) the Honours Committee at .
CAPA volunteers (Officers, Directors, Chairpersons, District Reps.) are encouraged to provide names of applicants to the Honours Committee.
How are Applications reviewed?
The Honours Committee consider the length of CAPA membership, participation in club and national competitions and service at the club, regional and national levels. Service includes executive positions, judging, presentations and workshops. Photography Exhibitions, publication of photographs and articles in newsletters, magazines and journals are noted. Participation and service in other Photographic Societies is credited. References from CAPA members, Officers and Directors are evaluated.
Applications received after May 1 may not be completed by June 1 and delay the announcement and presentation of an award until the fall.
The Committee looks forward to receiving applications from you.
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Honours Committee Chair – firstname.lastname@example.org
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For more information on FIAP (Fédération Internationale de l'Art Photographique), visit their website