The PSSA Youth Division includes any member from PSSA clubs and school clubs under the age of 19.


In order to recognize photographic skill in this division PSSA offers the COE awards – Certificate of Excellence.


Applications are made by submitting 10 digital files in HD format (1920px on horizontal axis and 1080 px on vertical axis). The maximum files size is 2mb.


Junior (Primary School)

Mixed Panel (Colour and/or Monochrome)

Senior (High School and Tertiary – under age of 19)

Mixed Panel - 5 mono plus 5 colour images

Colour Panel – 10 colour images

Monochrome Panel – 10 monochrome images


A certificate and a badge are awarded to successful applicants at a Pass, Merit or Distinction standard.

Non-PSSA members are required to order and pay (R100) for the badge separately.


Entrance fee is R100-00 per application and payment must be made using the applicant's name as reference into -

 Account name: PSSA
 Banking Details: ABSA 
 Account Number: 4052639245
 Branch Code: 630-137

Entry is by means of Photovaultonline.

Applications may be made twice a year – closing dates being 22 April and 18 August each year.

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