Peace Direct is an organization supporting local people's efforts to find solutions to conflict. Peace Direct's Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards offer global recognition for grassroots peace activists in conflict-affected countries worldwide.

Prize categories include:

  • women-led peacebuilding; 
  • youth-led peacebuilding; and,
  • non-violent action.

Applicants must be based in the country or communities where the work is being done, and must be independent organizations, not in-country or satellite organizations of international non-governmental organizations. Organizations operating in multiple countries and cross-border projects are not eligible.

Winners receive a cash award of $10,000 and online promotion of their work. In addition, one photography prize of $1,000 will be given for photographs that illustrate the theme of local peacebuilding.

Additional keywords: children/youth, conflict resolution, peace/security

Application Procedures

Application guidelines are available on the Peace Direct website.