Enter This Writing/Photography Contest on Zhuhai!

By That's, April 27, 2018

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China cannot be known from a hurried glance – it must be lived and explored firsthand.

No experience of China is the same. That's why That’s China is inviting all foreigners to share their unique experiences and take part in the 2018 ‘Fabulous Zhuhai’ Writing/Photography Campaign. This is your chance to get published – and paid!

The writing and photographing campaign is sponsored by China Intercontinental Press and the Zhuhai Press Group, and is jointly organized by the That's Magazine group and ciccphoto.com

The competition is now open for submissions. Two winners will be selected to join the That's China editorial team as a guest writer/photographer for the chance to discover one of the top marine tourism destinations in China... totally free of charge!

That's China is always on the lookout for new voices and fresh perspectives. If you have an anecdote you'd love to tell or think that China brings out the photographer in you, get in touch with the organizers at kuaipai2017@163.com to discuss your next published piece.

All good stories deserve to be told. All good pictures deserve to be shared. Now you’re just one click away from becoming the next Peter Hessler. 

Enter This Writing/Photography Contest on Zhuhai!

General Requirements

1. Theme of article/photo essay: “Zhuhai”
2. Chinese-speaking proficiency (basic or above) preferable
3. Participants must abide by the Chinese law, observe professional ethics and follow the regulations of magazine content

Detailed Requirements (Writing)

1. Native English speaker or on similar level
2. Writing experience not necessary but desirable
3. For candidates based outside of Zhuhai, flexibility for arranging a five-day trip to Zhuhai at some point between June and July 2018 is required
4. Length of article: 1,000-2,000 words (or above)
5. One headshot picture and a brief author bio

What You'll Get (Writing)

1. For winners based outside of Zhuhai, a five-day trip to Zhuhai (at some point between June and July 2018) for free. He/she shall provide two travel stories after the trip for the chance of joining the editorial team as a guest writer
2. Other candidates will receive RMB300-500 per 1,000 words for articles selected for publishing

Detailed Requirements (Photography)

1. Native English speaker or on similar level
2. Photography experience not necessary but desirable
3. For candidates based outside of Zhuhai, flexibility for arranging a five-day trip to Zhuhai at some point between June and July 2018 is required
4. Five to ten pictures about Zhuhai with a brief caption for each picture (in the style of a photo essay)
5. One headshot picture and a brief photographer bio

What You'll Get (Photography)

1. For winners based outside of Zhuhai, a five-day trip to Zhuhai (at some point between June and July 2018) for free, and the chance of joining the editorial team as a guest photographer.
2. Other candidates will receive RMB100-200 per photo for works selected for publishing

Submission Guidelines

Send your articles/photography to kuaipai2017@163.com. Submission deadline: June 5, 2018.

About Zhuhai

Endowed with an admirable ecology, Zhuhai is a lesser-known crown jewel of southern China’s bustling marine tourism scene. Located in the south of GuangdongpProvince, it is an ideal place not only for sightseeing but for trying out the latest marine leisure trends — and, for the more gastronomical adventurers, sampling the quintessence of Cantonese culinary arts. 

Questions? Message That's China on WeChat (ID: that’s_China) or send an email to kuaipai2017@163.com for more details. 

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