Wiki Loves Monuments Photot Competition 2019 €1500 Prize

Participate in Wiki Loves Monuments, the largest photography competition in the world, and help Wikipedia document monuments and heritage buildings. The only thing you have to do for that is to upload a freely-licensed image of a monument in one of the participating countries to Wikimedia Commons.

Wiki Loves Monuments is running in more than 35 countries around the world from the 1st – 30th of September 2019 (unless mentioned otherwise). Every country has its own monuments, organisation, partners and awards – and the ten best photos for each country will be submitted to the international finale. By entering a national competition, you automatically compete in the international competition.

The competition consists of a series of national competitions and an international finale. Each national contest is allowed to nominate ten images for the international finale. The international jury, made up of seven members with different skills and backgrounds, will determine the winners of this final round out of the nominated images and award the prizes.


  • Winner will receive the €1500 grand prize.
  • The international jury for 2019 will consist of several Wikipedia users, heritage experts and professional photographers.


  • Technical quality (sharpness, use of light, perspective etc.);
  • Originality;
  • Usefulness of the image for Wikipedia.

Application Deadline: 30 September, 2019

For more information: VISIT HERE TO APPLY

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