Posts Tagged ‘Open Society’

Open Society Announces 2013 Audience Engagement Grant Winners

Posted by on Wednesday November 13, 2013 | Uncategorized

The Open Society Foundations (OSF) has announced the winners of its 2013 Audience Engagement Grants. The annual grants, which vary in dollar amounts, supports projects that provide ways for audiences to take a more direct role in making change happen. The grantees partner with organizations to present the work. Most grantees collaborate with the communities... More

Aftermath Project Accepting Applications for $20K Grant

Posted by on Tuesday September 10, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Aftermath Project Grant, an award of $20,000 that will be given to a photographer working on a project that explores the aftermath of violent conflict. The 2014 Aftermath Project Grant is supported by the Foundation to Promote Open Society. Photojournalist Sara Terry founded the non-profit grant-making organization... More

Stanley Greene Wins 2013 Aftermath Grant

Posted by on Friday December 14, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Stanley Greene has won the 2013 Aftermath Grant for his proposal to create a new project, “The Rise of Islam in the Caucasus,” The Aftermath Project organization announced today. The Aftermath Grant, worth $20,000 in 2013, supports photographers whose work addresses the legacy of conflict. In making the announcement, The Aftermath Project noted that Greene... More

Open Society Announces 2012 Audience Engagement Grant Winners

Posted by on Friday December 14, 2012 | Uncategorized

The Open Society Foundations (OSF) has announced the winners of its 2012 Audience Engagement Grants. The annual grants, which vary in dollar amounts, support documentary projects that propose to go beyond using photography to raise awareness of issues, and “take a more direct role in making change happen.” Each photographer partners with an organization to... More

Open Society Announces 2010 Audience Engagement Grant Winners

Posted by on Friday November 19, 2010 | Photojournalism

The Open Society Documentary Photography Project yesterday announced the winners of this year’s Audience Engagement Grants. Founded in 2005 with the name “the Distribution Grant,” the grant seeks to engage communities and decision makers in human rights and social justice issues. Each year, five to eight grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 are awarded to... More