Posts Tagged ‘The Alexia Foundation’

Tim Matsui Wins Alexia Foundation Women’s Initiative Grant

Posted by on Thursday August 30, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

  The first Women’s Initiative grant from Alexia Foundation was awarded to Tim Matsui, who will use the $25,000 to document the sex trafficking of minors in Seattle and King County, Washington. According to James Dooley, executive administrator of the Alexia Foundation, “Matsui’s proposal highlighted a growing and serious problem that is an issue in... More

Alexia Foundation Launches Documentary Grant Focused on Violence Against Women

Posted by on Monday July 2, 2012 | Photojournalism

In an effort to bring attention to violence against women, The Alexia Foundation has launched The Women’s Initiative, a $25,000 grant that will support a photographer working on documenting abuse against women within the United States. The grant is available to photojournalists using still images or a combination of stills and video. Since 1991, The... More