All Vietnamese citizens living and working in Hanoi are eligible to join the contest.

Entries should reflect Hanoi’s recent achievements in socio-economic development, culture, education, science and technology, social progresses, defense and security, the city’s international integration as well as beauties of the cultural and moral lives of Hanoians.

"When a child filled with passion" – the first prize photo of the 2019 contest

Photographers are also encouraged to take photos highlighting efforts of the Party, State, Government, local authorities and people in the fight against COVID-19 over the past few months.

Entries are submitted online at by August 20.

The awards ceremony and an exhibition of outstanding photos from the contest are scheduled for September 25 at the Hanoi Information and Exhibition Center, at 45 Trang Tien street, Hoan Kiem district.

Translated by Song Anh