Youth Competition by Sony World Photography Awards

Youth Competition by Sony World Photography Awards

Deadline: December 31, 2020
Entry Fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes, participation in the exhibition, Youth Photographer of the Year Title

It’s the last month for the 2021 Youth competition! Make sure you enter your images before the end of the month to be in with a chance of being the Youth Photographer of the Year! The December competition is an open call! That means you can submit photographs of any subject matter or genre!

If you’re aged between 12 to 19 years old you can submit up to three images relating to that month’s theme. Running from July to December, there’ll be six themes to inspire you. Themes will embrace genres such as wildlife, landscape, portraiture, still life and travel.

December’s Competition: Show Us Your World

This month’s competition is an OPEN CALL! Every successful photographer has a distinct way of seeing the world and we want to see yours. Select up to three of your favourite images from the past year. Your entries can be any topic, style or subject matter but make sure your images standout and will catch the viewer’s imagination.

How to enter

  • Select one to three images you’ve taken this year that relate to this month’s theme
  • Register or login to your account
  • Navigate to the competition section and select Youth
  • Read the checklist below to ensure your submission will upload successfully
  • Upload one to three images relating to that month’s competition theme


Every month a shortlist (including the winner) of up to ten photographers will be celebrated on the World Photography Organisation Instagram feed and blog. The winner will be promoted on our weekly newsletter and then go on to be in with a chance of the overall Youth Photographer of the Year title in April 2021. Not only does the Youth winner receive international recognition and exposure, they’ll also enjoy a range of Sony digital imaging equipment to nurture their vision.


  • Open for entries from 1 to 31 December
  • Winner announced 8 January


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