2017 Wordwide WOW Photo Contest

is now Closed

The 10th annual Worldwide WOW Photo contest ran from March 6th to May 4th, 2017

The 2017 Worldwide WOW Photo is in support of The Canadian Women's Foundation.  The 2017 WOW contest was open to professional and amateur Canadian photographers and featured a $2500 CASH grand prize!  This year's contest accepted entries in 4 categories:

Capture Canada

Faces Around the World

Global Travel


The WOW contest also included prizing in EACH category:  first place prize of $500 Cash,  2nd place prizes of a 250 gift card from The Camera Store and 3rd place prizes of $100 cash.  In addition, winning photographs will be featured by Photolife Magazine's online Blog & website.

Entries $35.00 for a single photograph or $90.00 for 3 photographs.

All proceeds from the Worldwide WOW Photo Contest will be donated to The Canadian Women's Foundation.  The Worldwide WOW Photo contest was founded by The Canadian Progress Club Elevate 10 years ago and has resulted in donations to charities supporting Canadian families in need of over $200,000.  This includes $70,000 in donations to The Canadian Women's Foundation in the last 5 years.  We are immensely proud of the change we have been able to facilitate and we are very grateful to all the photographers who have supported WOW in the last 10 years.  Be sure to check out our past winners and the great images entered in previous years! (click here for past winners)!

For details on the Worldwide WOW contest rules, click here!

For a detailed prize listing, click here

For information on the judging process please see the judging process page.  Judging for the 2017 contest will take place on May 10th, 2017.  Winners will be posted on our web site late in May.

Check Back with us early in 2018 for information on next year's contest!


All proceeds from the WOW Photo contest supports The Canadian Women's Foundation

Thank you to this year's 2017 returning Worldwide WOW Sponsors!


Platinum Sponsors:

Silver Sponsors: