Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award 2018


9th November 2018

Who may enter
The competition is open to adult amateur and professional photographers of any nationality.

The competition is organised by the Médicos del Mundo.

You may submit a maximum of 10 photographs, which can be different or part of a series. 

The photographs must narrate or tell a story related to these topics: humanitarian action, international cooperation, social exclusion, human rights violations, armed conflicts, natural disasters, refugee and immigrant populations or socially excluded groups.

Only photos taken between January 1, 2017 and October 30, 2018, which have not been previously awarded, will be accepted.

To see past winners visit 

Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.

The winner will receive a project grant of 6,000 euros to develop a photography project composed of at least 50 photos and a 30 minute video shoot related to the work of Médicos del Mundo-Spain, whether in Spain or in other countries where the organization is undertaking humanitarian action or international cooperation programs.

Please visit to learn more about the competition.