2019 Women Photographers Grant

A photography prize for Female and Non-Binary Photographers


The PHmuseum 2019 Women Photographers Grant, now in its 3rd edition, aims to empower the work and careers of female and non-binary professionals of all ages and from all countries working in diverse areas of photography. Its mission is to support the growth of the new generations and promote stories narrated from a female perspective, while responding to the need to work for gender equality in the industry. To participate, you are invited to submit one or more projects centred around a specific theme, narrative or concept.


1st Prize / £5,000
2nd Prize / £2,000
3rd Prize / £1,000
plus a projection at Photo Vogue Festival 2019, and promotion on the PHmuseum channels

New Generation Prize / £2,000 plus a nomination for the World Press Photo 2020 Joop Swart Masterclass a projection at Photo Vogue Festival 2019, and promotion on the PHmuseum channels.

3 Publications on Vogue Italia / Awarded by Vogue Italia Photo Editors / Alessia Glaviano, Chiara Bardelli Nonino and Francesca Marani will each select one work from all the submissions to be published online on Vogue Italia.

A Solo Exhibition at Fotografia Europea / Selected by Fotografia Europea's Artistic Director, a project among all the submission will be granted a solo show during the next edition of the festival to be held in Reggio Emilia, Italy from April to May 2020.

3 Publications on YET Magazine / Awarded by the PHmuseum Team / Giuseppe Oliverio and Rocco Venezia from PHmuseum will select 3 projects among all of the submissions that will be published on YET Magazine.

3 Free Portfolio Reviews fro the PHmusem Education Program / phmuseum.com/education / Awarded by the PHmuseum Team

Up to 9 Honorable Mentions and 35 Shortlisted Projects / The judges will select up to 35 shortlisted projects that will compete for all main prizes and honourable mentions. All shortlisted works will be projected at Photo Vogue Festival 2019, and promoted on the PHmuseum channels.


Female and Non Binary Photographers from all country from 18 to 99+

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Applicants retain full copyright at all times. Please check the grant's terms for more info at https://phmuseum.com/grant/2019-women-photographers-grant/terms


Open Theme Conceptual Documentary Fine Art Photojournalism Multi-categories