Click a Smile is an annual photography competition conducted by The Akshaya Patra Foundation, which provides wholesome mid-day meals to over 1.8million children across 13 states 1 Union territories of India.
The food provided by the foundation brings smiles to the faces of many children thus the theme of the contest ‘Smiles of children’ completely resonates with the cause. It focusses on celebrating the innocence and joy of a child’s smile. The criteria of the competition therefore, is that the entries must have the picture of a smiling child (or children) from anywhere in the world, in any setting, ranging from home, school, playground or even the neighborhood.
During the contest, contestants can upload their best three photographs with captions for judging. The shortlisted entries will be judged by a panel of professionals from the industry, who will select the top three winners. These winners will receive certificates and gift vouchers.
In 2019, Click a Smile saw an overwhelming response, with over 1000 entries being registered from 70 countries.This year, spirits are soaring and preparations are underway for a cracker of a competition!
So get clicking, and register yourself for Click a Smile 2021.