Posts Tagged ‘Catchlight’

CatchLight Announces 11 Finalists for Inaugural $30K Fellowships

Posted by on Tuesday March 14, 2017 | Awards/Contests/Grants

CatchLight has announced the shortlist for the inaugural CatchLight Fellowship, which supports the use of photography to bring awareness to challenging social issues. From the shortlist, three fellows will be chosen to receive a $30,000 award  and a collaboration with one of CatchLight’s media partners to assist in distribution. The three media partners are The... More

Åsa Sjöström, Amirtharaj Stephen Win 6th Annual Activist Awards

Posted by on Wednesday April 15, 2015 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Åsa Sjöström has won the $15,000 Activist Award for professional photographers, while Amirtharaj Stephen has won the $5,000 award for emerging photographers, Catchlight has announced. Formerly known as PhotoPhilanthropy, Catchlight sponsors the Activist Awards to recognize photographic excellence in service of NGOs addressing a variety of social issues. Sjöström’s winning essay, called The Secret Camps,... More