Student award

More information about the Student award contest

About the Student award

Theme: "En route"

For student talents up to 23 years old, we are organizing the Student Award. Can you touch the jury with your images and are you aiming for eternal fame? Then send in your photos.
Everyone can submit their photos from March 30, 2024, to March 30, 2025.

Think ‘out of the box’ like Vincent van Gogh did at the time and surprise everyone! Let the camera be your brush and join in!

“En route”

Embark on a journey through the lens, where every step is a story waiting to be captured. Along the way, the world unfolds before us, presenting a canvas filled with endless possibilities. Every road, every path, holds secrets yet to be revealed, moments waiting to be immortalized in time. Unique encounters with people and situations enrich our travels. As photographers, we are not just travelers, but storytellers of the open road. With every click of the shutter, we immortalize the beauty of the journey, weaving tales of wanderlust and discovery. Let us embrace the call of the unknown, for it is on this journey, en route, that we find our truest inspiration.”


Are you a student with a passion for photography? Do you have an eye for capturing unique moments? This is your chance to shine! Enter our student photo contest and showcase your talent to the world. Whether you’re an amateur or a budding professional, everyone is welcome to participate. Here are the details:

  • Submission Fees for Students:
    • 1 Photo: € 7,50
    • 2 Photos: € 12,00
    • 3 Photos: € 15,00

Feel free to enter as many times as you like! Each photo will be judged separately, giving you multiple chances to win.

Openlucht expositie

On Friday, September 5, 2025, during an official gathering at the Van Gogh Village Museum in Nuenen, the nominated photos will be displayed.

From September 6 to September 28, 2025, the nominated photos will be exhibited in the public park in the center of Nuenen.

Discover the splendor of visual stories at our outdoor exhibition! Enchanting winning photos come to life in the picturesque Park in the heart of Nuenen, North Brabant. For three weeks, we invite you to wander among images that capture the beauty of the everyday. Let yourself be carried away by diverse perspectives and moments shared by photographers. The natural setting of the park serves as the perfect backdrop for this unique outdoor exhibition, telling the story of talent and creativity. Welcome to our visual journey, where each photo tells its own story, captured and shared through the lens of local and international artists!

The theme for this edition:

En route

Think‘out of the box’ like Vincent van Gogh did at the time and surprise everyone! Let the camera be your brush and join in!



2nd place

Vincent Photo Awards

€ 500,-

Student Awards

€ 250,-


1st place

Vincent Photo Awards

€ 1000,-

Student Awards

€ 500,-


3rd place

Vincent Photo awards

€ 250,-

Student Awards

€ 100,-

Vincent van Gogh Photo Award