"This is My Kildare!" - Youth Photographic Competition County Kildare Development Plan 2023-2029

Closed11 Jan, 2021, 10:00am - 8 Mar, 2021, 5:01pm

"This is My Kildare!"


The Winners!
It was an excellent competition with 306 entires. We are hoping to display all the photographic entries at a public location, towards the end of this year or early next year, to coincide with the publication of our Draft Kildare County Development Plan 2023-2029. Please keep an eye on the Kildare County Council website and our social media platforms in this regard.
So, here are the winners and congratulations to them and everyone who participated!

4 - 12 Age group  -  1st Place   -       Iarla O'Rourke                 Pollardstown Fen & The Canal
                                    2nd Place -       Ruadhan Gorry               Sunset over the bog & Church

13 - 19 Age group -  1st Place  -        Frankie Doyle                 Curragh Plains
                                    2nd Place -        Naurah Binti Hasrizal    Horse


The original competition

We want your photographs!
We want to know what is important to you to ensure that as our county grows it remains a great place for you to live!

The c​​aption for this competition is: "This is My Kildare!"

Show us what you like about your County and what you want more of in the future! What's important to you?
Submit a photo on the next page showing what makes County Kildare a great place to live for you.

And there are prizes..... 

Primary School Age Group (4 - 12 year olds) - prizes
1. First prize Whitewater voucher €250
2. Second place prize €100 One For All Voucher

Secondary School Age Group (13 - 19 year olds)  prizes
1. First prize Whitewater voucher €250
2. Second place prize €100 One For All Voucher

To enter:      Just take a photo(s) of what is important about County Kildare to you, your future and upload it on the next page!
                       Examples: A favourite place, building, park, activity, view etc.

Closing Date 8th March 2021.

Terms and Conditions for Youth Photo Competition
• Contact details for entrants to this competition will only be used for the purpose of this competition
• Entries may be used by Kildare County Council for the purpose of Kildare County Council publications and associated promotions
• This competition is open to young people of Primary and Secondary school age in County Kildare.
• Kildare County Council staff family members are not eligible to participate
• Personal details will be retained for one month after the prize giving
• Only two entries per young person
• Images must be a minimum of 1Mb in size

• Images must be your own work (originals, not copied!)  and owned by you 

The closing date has passed and submissions are no longer being accepted.