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Professional Photo Contests

Deadline: April 02, 2020
Visa pour l’image festival
As a professional photographer, you may wish to submit your work for an exhibition at the next Visa pour l'Image Festival or have a report screened as part of an evening program. How to participate? As a professional photographer, you may wish to have an exhibition at the next Visa pour l'Image Festival or have a report screened as part of an evening program. For exhibitions and evening screening feature, please send between 50 and 150 photos on ONE SINGLE STORY. You may send mor
Deadline: April 30, 2020
W. Eugene Smith Grant
The W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography is presented annually to a photographer whose past work and proposed project, as judged by a panel of experts, follows the tradition of W. Eugene Smith's concerned photography and dedicated compassion evidenced during his 45-year career as a photographic essayist. This Grant is designed to help a photographer begin a photographic project or help complete an ongoing photographic project. The Judges will be looking for a photographer whose propos
Deadline: April 30, 2020
Howard Chapnick Grant 2020
In 1996 the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund established the Howard Chapnick Grant, to encourage and support leadership in fields ancillary to photojournalism, such as editing, research, education and management. The Grant was established to honor the memory of Howard Chapnick, and to acknowledge the value of his enormous contribution to photography. As president of the photo agency Black Star, Chapnick was responsible for making and maintaining a network of photographers around the world. He mento
Deadline: May 07, 2020
Prix Virginia 2020
Awarded every two years and now in its 5th edition, the Prix Virginia is the first photography prize exclusively reserved for a woman photographer, regardless of her age or nationality. The work submitted must never have yet been exhibited in France and must not be the result of an editorial assignment or advertisement commission. The candidate must submit 12-18 photographs (black and white and/or colour. Each photograph has to be at format Jpeg, 72 dpi and no more than 1.5 Mb), a curricul
Deadline: May 15, 2020
Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize
First announced in 1990, the Dorothea Lange–Paul Taylor Prize was created by the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University to encourage collaboration between documentary writers and photographers in the tradition of the acclaimed photographer Dorothea Lange and writer and social scientist Paul Taylor. In 1941 Lange and Taylor published An American Exodus, a book that renders human experience eloquently in text and images and remains a seminal work in documentary studies. Like Lange an
Deadline: May 18, 2020
Camille Lepage Award 2020
The Award is being sponsored since two yearsby the Société des Auteurs des arts visuels et de l'ImageFixe -SAIF*(8000 euros).The award will provide support and encouragement fora photojournalist committed to a long-term project. The photojournalist applying for the award ishereinafter referred to as the "Applicant." The Applicant shall not enterthe project,already begun and submitted here, for any other Award, Prize, Competition or Grant before the announcement of the Award Winner in June 20
Deadline: May 19, 2020
Canon Female Photojournalist Grant
This year (2020) Canon, world leader in imaging solutions,in association with Images Evidence, wish to give a female photojournalist, here after the "Applicant", a grant of 8000 euros, endowed by Canon. The Canon Female Photojournalist Grantis presented to a female photojournalist in activity who wishes to cover a social, economic, political or cultural subject in a journalistic manner, on presentation of a dossier, including the documents and works stipulated in Article 5. The Gr

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