The list contains links to different award schemes. Visit the websites to the see specific rules.


Magic of Persia

Magic of Persia, art prize for the next generation of contemporary Iranian visual artists who have the potential to make a significant impact in their field.


Art Raker

Open to submissions from artists of all nationalities and at any stage of their careers


Freedom of Expression Awards

Index Awards have honored some of the most remarkable fighters for free expression from around the world.



Freedom to Create Prize

Honors artists around the world who promote human rights and free expression and are denied their “freedom to create.”



Praemium Imperiale

An international art prize awarded since 1989 by the imperial family of Japan on behalf of the Japan Art Association. Also an award for young artists



The Maurice J. and Fay B. Karpf Peace Awards given annually to people who wish to work toward coexistence and peaceful ways of addressing and resolving conflicts of many sorts


Future Generation Prize

The Prize is a contribution to the open participation of younger artists in the dynamic cultural development of societies in global transition



The Prize is worth 10,000€. The winner and the finalists are also invited to France to attend the award ceremony


Photo Levallois

This prize is open to all practices of contemporary photography. Photographers must present their own new work, which has not been previously published or exhibited