Posts Tagged ‘CDS/Honickman First Book Prize’

Upcoming Grant Deadlines for Emerging Photographers, Photojournalists and First Photo Books

Posted by on Tuesday August 26, 2014 | Uncategorized

Three major photography grants have rapidly approaching deadlines in early September: burn magazine’s Emerging Photographer Fund; the First Book Prize in Photography, offered by the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University and the Honickman Foundation in Philadelphia; and the Carmignac Foundation’s Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award. Burn magazine—curated by Magnum photographer David Alan Harvey—has extended... More

Project on African American and Latino Ballroom Subculture Wins CDS/Honickman First Book Prize

Posted by on Friday February 1, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Gerard H. Gaskin’s photography series on the African American and Latino house and ballroom subculture of urban, gay pageants has received the Center for Documentary Studies/Honickman First Book Prize. The prize carries a $3,000 grant, and an opportunity to publish a book of the work and exhibit it online and at the Center for Documentary... More

Curator Deborah Willis to Judge 2012 CDS/Honickman First Book Prize

Posted by on Monday May 21, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Photo historian, professor and curator Deborah Willis will be the judge for this year’s CDS/Honickman First Book Prize, sponsored by The Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University and The Honickman Foundation. The winning photographer will receive a $3,000 grant and publication of a book of photographs, an exhibition at the Rubenstein Library Gallery... More