World Press Photo 2024
Theme |Visual Journalism
Eligibility |The photo contest is open to professional photographers and photojournalists, and entry coordinators.
Entry Fees |FREE
Host |World Press Photo
Entries for the 2024 World Press Photo Contest will open on 1 December 2023 and close on 11 January 2024. We are excited to welcome a multiplicity of stories and a diverse range of photographers from all over the world to enter the contest!
Why should you enter?
Entering the World Press Photo Contest is free and open to all professional photographers working in the field of photojournalism and/or documentary photography.
As a winner, your work will be:
Included in our annual traveling exhibition seen by over 4 million visitors, shown around the world in over 80 cities
Published on our website and social platforms with over 2 million followers
Included in our yearbook
You will also receive:
€1,000 for each of the 24 regional winners and an additional €5,000 for the four global winners An invitation to the Winners’ Program in Amsterdam A physical award
Featured Photo Contest
$1,000 cash prizes | Winning image(s) published in AAP Magazine #37 | Extensive press coverage and global recognition
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