Posts Tagged ‘grant’

Johanna-Maria Fritz Wins $5,000 Inge Morath Award 2017

Posted by on Tuesday July 25, 2017 | Awards/Contests/Grants

An image from Johanna-Maria Fritz's project, "Like a Bird," which studies circus life in Palestine, Afghanistan and Iran. Photo courtesy of Magnum Foundation. © Johanna-Maria Fritz
An image from Johanna-Maria Fritz's project, "Like a Bird," which studies circus life in Palestine, Afghanistan and Iran. Photo courtesy of Magnum Foundation. © Johanna-Maria Fritz

Johanna-Marie Fritz has been named the winner of the 2017 Inge Morath Award, the Magnum Foundation announced today. The award comes with a $5,000 production grant to support a long-term documentary project. Named after one of the first female members of Magnum, it’s awarded annually to a female photographer under 30. Past winners have included Jessica Dimmock, Danielle Villasana, Daniella Zalcman, Isadore Kosofsky, Lauren Pond and... More

Gideon Mendel Wins $50,000 Pollock Prize for Creativity

Posted by on Wednesday March 16, 2016 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Gideon Mendel has won the inaugural Pollock Prize for Creativity, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation announced today. The South African photographer, who for the last nine years has been working on an ongoing project about climate change called “Drowning World,” has been awarded a $50,000 cash prize. The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, which safeguards the artistic legacies of Jackson Pollock and... More

Getty and Instagram Announce Winners of $10K Grants For Underreported Stories

Posted by on Thursday September 10, 2015 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Getty Images, in partnership with Instagram, have announced three winners of the first annual Getty Images Instagram Grant, which recognizes photographers who’ve used the social media platform to tell underreported stories around the world. The winners, all of whom are experienced professional photographers, have documented communities in Bangladesh, Latin America and Russia. They will each... More