The power to make a difference is in your hands. Take a photo to help get up to RM 100,000 for a cause of your choice.

Help CIMB Foundation empower people to build better lives for themselves. Just photograph a cause on community development, sports or education – and tell us why it deserves a helping hand.

The winning cause in each category will receive up to RM 100,000. You could be rewarded too. Competition closing date is 31st July 2009.

Website: MyCause Photography Contest.

How to Participate?

  1. Find a worthy cause, and snap a photo of it. Or snap 5 photos of it.
  2. Register for the competition. [register here]
  3. Give the cause a title, and write a short description of it.
  4. Upload your photos and you’re done.

What are the judges look for?

All entries will be scored on the photos (80%) and description (20%).

The best photo submitted will be judged based on its:

  • originality
  • composition
  • exposure
  • ‘impact’
  • aesthetic quality
  • framing
  • ability to portray the needs of the cause
  • and consistency with the Contest and the Foundation’s 3 pillars.

The description should be original and concise. It should describe the cause and tell a compelling story.