21 Apr 2024

Compete Photography 4 Humanity

Photography 4 Humanity New York, New York, United States

Photography 4 Humanity

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: August 1, 2024 – The 2024 Photography 4 Humanity Global Prize Competition is now open for submissions.

The 2024 Global Contest promotes climate justice. We believe climate change is a human rights issue, so we are looking for images that show people impacted by the escalating climate crisis. They include climate refuges, the very young, the very old, the disabled and injured, the poor, indigenous and island people, and women. Images of climate champions advocating for change, and those helping to mitigate and reverse climate change are welcome.

You must be at least 18 years of age or older to enter. All photography must relate to people being impacted by climate change, and/or people trying to reverse and/or mitigate climate change. Must include photographer name, title, date, location and description of each photograph submitted
All images must have been taken within between August 1, 2023 and August 1, 2024.


  • The 2024 Global Prize Recipient will receive $5,000 USD
  • The Global Prize Recipient, top 10 Finalists and 20 Honorable Mentions will be exhibited globally on December 10, 2024 – via UN.org.
  • The Global Prize Recipient, top 10 Finalists, and 20 Honorable mentions will then have their work help open the 2025 Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit hosted by the University of Oxford on June 5, 2025 – UN World Environment Day.


The United Nations supported project — Photography 4 Humanity is an international initiative that calls on photographers around the world to bring to life the power of human rights through their images. Highlighting the most compelling imagery — illustrating courage, despair, hope, injustice, compassion, human rights failures or victories in ways small and large, the images will serve to inspire people to personally get involved and take a stand for human rights.​


Opportunity Types: Compete. Opportunity Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, and Open to Artists Worldwide. Benefits: *No Participation Fee, Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition - Group, and Exhibition - Traveling.

Opportunity expires in 98 days.

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