Apply for the Global Peace Photography Award for Professional & Amateur Photographers (€ 10,000 prize)

Application Deadline: May 25th, 2022

The Global Peace Photo Award recognizes and promotes photographers from all over the world whose pictures capture human efforts towards a peaceful world and the quest for beauty and goodness in our lives. The award goes to those photographs that best express the idea that our future lies in peaceful coexistence.

The Global Peace Photo Award is awarded by Edition Lammerhuber in partnership with Photographische Gesellschaft, (PHG)UNESCOAustrian ParliamentAustrian Parliamentary Reporting AssociationInternational Press Institute (IPI)World Press Photo FoundationPOY LATAM and LensCulture


  • The Global Peace Photo Award is open to all photographers from anywhere in the world. 


The top five listed photographers will be awarded the Alfred Fried Peace Medal. The Peace Image of the Year will receive €10,000. The winning picture will be on display for one year at the Austrian Parliament and will be included in the permanent art collection of the Austrian Parliament.

Award Ceremony

All winners will be invited to Vienna to the award ceremony at the Austrian Parliament on 14 November 2022 with travel expenses and accommodation paid. It will be one of the first events held at the renovated Austrian Parliament after reopening on 26 October 2022.


The participants of the Global Peace Photo Award 2022 can look forward to a series of exhibitions: For example the winning pictures and a best-of the-shortlist were shown at the Festival La Gacilly-Baden Photo, the largest outdoor photo festival in Europe, with over 300 000 visitors.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Global Peace Photography Award 2022

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