Images to Stop Tuberculosis Award Competition now open for entries

20 July 2009 - Geneva - The Stop TB Partnership today launched the 2009 Images to Stop Tuberculosis Award competition. The award, which has the goal of promoting creation of outstanding photos depicting prevention and treatment of tuberculosis, is sponsored by the Lilly MDR-TB Partnership.

Photographers are invited to submit their work for consideration. An international jury of photography experts and representatives from UN and other partner organizations will select the winning photographer. The winner will receive US$ 5000 in prize money and a US$ 5000 grant to produce photo reportage about tuberculosis.