Founded in 2013 as the Alfred Fried Photography Award, the Global Peace Photo Award is the world’s major award for peace photography and attracts entries from more than 120 countries every year. Photographers from all over the world continue to show us “What peace looks like” for them personally.
The Global Peace Photo Award is inspired by the example of the 1911 Nobel Peace Prize Laureates Alfred Fried and Tobias Asser.
The Peace Image of the Year will be honoured with a cash price of € 10,000.
It will be shown for one year in the Austrian Parliament and will be included in the permanent art collection of the Austrian Parliament.
The five best works of the Global Peace Photo Award will be honoured with the Alfred Fried Peace Medal, the photographers will be invited to attend the award ceremony in Vienna on 14 November 2022, with travel expenses and accommodation paid.
We also call for entries to the Children’s Peace Image of the Year.
Take part if you are 14 years or younger!
Click here to register and submit your work.
The honorary chair for the Children’s Peace Image of the Year is Waris Dirie, a committed human rights activist. The Award is supported by the German Youth Photography Award.
The Children’s Peace Image of the Year will be honoured with the Alfred Fried Peace Medal and a cash price of € 1,000 sponsored by the Vienna Insurance Group. The winner and his or her parents are invited to the award ceremony in Vienna. If a photo group wins, one representative member of the group and his or her parents are invited to the ceremony with travel expenses and accommodation paid.
Entry deadline is 22 May 2022
Submit here: www.friedaward.com