Friday, December 28, 2007

Grant Program For Photo Journalists!

Every year there has been a grant program that awards photojournalists individual grants of $20,000 each, for a total of $100,000. Grant recipients are given the opportunity to sign a one-year exclusive-rights deal whereby their work will be marketed and available for license to customers worldwide while retaining copyright of their imagery.

Upcoming grant application deadline will be November 2008.

Two grants will be announced in February and May of 2009). Additional grants will be announced on a different month.

You can visit their website to learn more.

To submit your proposal and portfolio please read the application requirements and submission guidelines and complete the application form. Note that new electronic submission guidelines may soon be available.

To apply applicants must be presently engaged as a professional photojournalist and apply as an individual. The grant will fund new work from both established and rising photojournalists.

Please review and follow all application instructions found in Application Requirements and Submission Guidelines. Applications that do not adhere to all submission guidelines will not be submitted to judges for consideration.

Once your application is complete and formatted to the specifications outlined in our guidelines, please send your CD submission and application form by the designated postmark date to the mailing address.

No comments: