30 November, 2019.


Online (London).



Sony World Photography Awards2020 Youth competition

The Youth competition rewards the next generation of talented photographers. Judges are looking for fresh approaches to photography and images showing the vision of the young photographer.

More Details

This month the competition is asking you to submit images relating to the theme STREET PHOTOGRAPHY.  

For the new format for 2020, photographers aged 12-19 are set monthly challenges. Each photographer can enter up to three single images answering the set challenge per month from June 2019 to December 2019.

Judges will select up to 10 of their favorite single images per month, and one winner. All the monthly winners will then go on to compete for the Youth Photographer of the Year title.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Photography.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

The winner will be announced on December 10, 2019.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Free to enter and open to all 12-19 year-olds, asked to submit single images taken in 2019.
  • Photographers can enter up to three single images per month.
  • Judges will select up to 10 images per month, including one winner.
  • All the judge’s monthly picks will compete to be named Youth Photographer of the Year
  • Once you enter the Youth competition you cannot submit work to the Professional or Open competitions.
  • entering the Competition, You agree and acknowledge that the World Photography Organisation is permitted to receive your registration data. All personal information will be used by the World Photography Organisation in accordance with its Privacy Policy.

To know more about rules click here.

Opportunity Cost


  • Youth Photographer of the Year receives flights and accommodation to the Awards ceremony in London, a range of Sony digital imaging equipment and inclusion at the Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition at Somerset House, London.
  • Monthly judges’ selection – showcased on the World Photography Organisation website and Instagram account.

How to Apply

First Step: Read this month’s competition theme and select one to three images relating to that them.

Second Step: Register or login to your account.

Third Step: Navigate to the competition section and select Youth.

Fourth Step: Read the checklist here to ensure your submission will upload successfully.

Fifth Step: Upload one to three images relating to that month’s competition theme.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Amina Hamed / Egypt

Reviewed by” Rahaf Elkhodary/ Egypt
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MARJ3 Scholarships team