08-01-2015 | EpilepsyDay Photography Competition - important update

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Update: January 8th 2016

Due to a technical error with the original competition email address, entrants may need to resend their photography competition entries to the International Bureau for Epilepsy again. The IBE have advised that if you DID NOT receive a confirmation email when you entered, you should resend your entry to ibeexecdir@eircom.net . The closing date has been extended to January 17th.

Original Announcement

The international Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE) has announced a competition to coincide with International Epilepsy Day 2016 which will take place on Monday, 8th February next year.

The theme of the competition is "Yes I Can" and entries are welcomed which support this theme in terms of showing achievement in overcoming barriers and also achievement in the face of barriers.

The best photos from the competition will be chosen to form the International Epilepsy Day Exhibition which will run in the European Parliament in Strasbourg on the week prior from Monday 1st to Friday 5th February.

All entries will be place in a gallery on the website of the International Bureau for Epilepsy http://www.epilepsy.org

Entries will be accepted in two categories

 1. Photos take with smartphones or tablets

 2. Photos take with regular cameras

 The winning entry in each category is $ 1000 USD

For more information about the competition and how to enter see the IBE website.