Applying for a Photographic Award

Before you can apply for a PAGB Award for Photographic Merit (CPAGB, DPAGB, MPAGB) you must satisfy the following criteria:

  1. You must have belonged to a Camera Club or Society which is affiliated to the YPU for a minimum of 2 years.
  2. You should have actively supported your club or society during your time as a member by regularly entering club competitions.
  3. You should have actively supported your Federation during your membership by entering the YPU Annual Exhibition for at least two years.

If you satisfy all the criteria above, please read all the information on the PAGB website regarding your chosen distinctions

You should then send an email to the YPU Awards Officer Colin Williams,, who will forward the relevant forms for completion.