I was informed of this competition going on at http://singaporesunfestival.com/2009/competitions.php

Here are some extracts:

INSIGHT GUIDES REGIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION - "The Things I Love"

The time has come for all amateur and professional photographers to grab your cameras and get clicking!

Themed ‘The Things I Love’, the annual Insight Guides Photography Competition in collaboration with the Singapore Sun Festival 2009 is calling for inspiring photo submissions that are not only well composed but also evoke a mood and tell a story. Submit your entries and stand a chance to win great prizes!

THE PRIZES
1st PRIZE : Commission from the publisher of the Insight Guides to photograph a travel destination selected by the Publisher worth S$ 8,000. The resulting photographs may be selected for inclusion in Insight Guides but the selection and inclusion shall be at the sole discretion of the Publisher.
2nd PRIZE : Nikon D90 Kit with 18-105mm VR worth S$ 1,988
3rd PRIZE : Nikon D60 Kit with 18-55mm VR worth S$ 988

Check the sites for more details: http://singaporesunfestival.com/2009/competitions.php