Posts Tagged ‘Justin Maxon’

$15K Alexia Foundation Grant Deadline, Exhibition Coming Up

Posted by on Tuesday January 15, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Events

The deadline for the 2013 Alexia Foundation grant is this Friday, January 18. The $15,000 grant will be awarded to a photographer who is looking for funding “to produce a substantial picture story that furthers the Foundation’s goals of promoting world peace and cultural understanding.” The Alexia Foundation supports photojournalism that explores issues of social... More

Justin Maxon Wins $15,000 Alexia Foundation Grant

Posted by on Friday March 2, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

San Francisco-based photographer Justin Maxon has won the 2012 Alexia Foundation professional grant. Maxon will use the $15,000 grant to complete a project exploring “the frightening reality of how many murders go unsolved every year in America.” The Alexia Foundation supports photojournalism that explores issues of social justice and cultural awareness. It was founded by... More