Organized by the Association Sylvia Schildge, the Prix Virginia recognizes the work of a woman photographer. Awarded every other year, it is open to all living professional women photographers, regardless of age or nationality, with the exception of photojournalism and advertising.

The candidate must submit 12-15 photographs, a curriculum vitae and a short letter of motivation, describing the creative and artistic dimensions of the submitted work. Only one application per candidate. There is no entry fee.

Prix Virginia International Photography Prize for Women – Prize Details

The winner will receive a cash prize of 10,000 EUR, plus an exhibition in Paris and a book publication of the winner’s photographs and the 10 shortlisted photographers.