The Freedom Prize will run throughout the school year and features 3 key stages:


1. The call for proposals "Our Freedom Prize 2021" - Until 18 January 2021

Young people aged 15-25 are invited to present the person or organisation whose fight for freedom they wish to make known, using the online form.


2. The deliberations of the international panel of judges  - 10 to 13 February 2021

An international panel of judges made up of 24 young people aged 15 to 25 meets online to consider the applications for “Our Freedom Prize 2021”, choosing three people or organizations as finalists for the online vote.

Call for applications to join the panel of judges open to all 15-25 years old from around the world, french or english speaker, from 1st September to 15 November 2020. [CLOSED]


Freedom Prize judges 2020


3. The online vote -  from 15 March to 25 April 2021

An online vote is accessible for several months, for 15-25 year olds from around the world to choose the winner of the 2021 Freedom Prize from the three finalists. 

During the voting period, the digital platform and presentation of the finalists can be found on this website.

The winner will be presented with the 2020 Freedom Prize at an award ceremony as part of the Normandy World Peace Forum. On this occasion, he or she will receive an endowment of €25,000 to support his or her fight for freedom.


Participation in each of these stages involves a separate, independent process.
Young people can participate in French or in English.


For any questions about the Freedom Prize or any difficulty in completing the forms, send your message to 


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