The prize consists of global exposure at major international photography exhibitions including POPCAP exhibitions at Image Afrique in Basel, Switzerland, at LagosPhoto Festival in Nigeria, at the FIFCV Festival Internacional de Fotografia de Cabo Verde and at Eyes On – European Month of Photography in Vienna. POPCAP always invites all winning artists to the main exhibition Image Afrique, which is held during Art Basel in Basel, Switzerland. All winners are and their respective portfolios are featured in the POPCAP catalog as well as in the directory for hand-picked photographers' portfolios.

Each of the five awardees have the chance to participate in an artist residency and will be featured by many of our media partners. 

In a nutshell: POPCAP is a prize that raises the winners' international exposure and builds a high level network for future projects.