Entries for the SOYA365 photography competition, which is part of the Qantas Spirit of Youth Awards, will close on Tuesday, 5 February at 2:00 pm.

The awards cover eleven categories: Photography, Fashion, Interactive Content & Gaming,    Written Word, Visual Design & Communication, Film & Video, Animation, Music, Visual Arts, Architecture & Interior Design and Craft & Object Design. They are open to  young creatives hoping to jump start their careers in the creative industries. Winners will enjoy a share in  $5000 worth of Qantas air travel and quality for  a 12 month mentorship in their category with leading practitioners in the field.

 The first cab off the rank is the photography category with entries closing 5 February. Closing dates for other categories are spread throughout the year. Details can be found at the SOYA365 hub: www.soya.com.au.