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Alex Snyder
Ohio
Professional photographer, multimedia specialist, and social media guru!
Interests: Photography, travel, food, documentary,
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Blue Earth Alliance Grant Blue Earth sponsors photographic projects whose goal is to educate the public about endangered cultures, threatened environments, or current topics of social concern. We are primarily interested in work that is educational and informational in nature,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Howard Chapnick Grant In 1996 the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund announced a new award, 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... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminders Project Asian Photographers Grant The Reminders Project Asian Photographers Grant offers financial support of up to US$3,000 for a in-depth photographic documentation in Asia. The awarded project will be shown at the 2012 Angkor Photo Festival. The grant is... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Pulitzer Center On Crisis Reporting Grant The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting funds international travel costs associated with reporting projects on topics and regions of global importance, with an emphasis on issues that have gone unreported or under-reported in the... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Dorothea Lange–Paul Taylor Prize First announced a year after the Center for Documentary Studies's founding at Duke University, the Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize was created to encourage collaboration between documentary writers and photographers in the tradition of the acclaimed photographer... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Getty Image Creative Grants We proudly support photographers, filmmakers and communications professionals who use their talents to promote positive change in our world. Nonprofits need striking video and imagery to tell their stories effectively. Beyond that, in order to stand... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Focus For Humanity Grant Our mission is to be an efficient and innovative fund raising foundation that helps globally to promote, support and match humanitarian and travel photographers to NGOs and other humanitarian causes that need their story told. Founded... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film - Call for Entries - Social Documentary Photography The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization committed to fostering positive social discourse in underrepresented communities throughout... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
JGS Quarterly Photography Contest Joy of Giving Something, Inc. (JGS) established in 2009 an ongoing international quarterly contest that encourages artists to share their unique perspective. Quarterly winners will receive $1,000 and their work will be featured in a solo... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
CENTER The annual Project Development Grant was initiated to help a photographer complete a work in progress, and the Project Launch Award helps the completion and dissemination of a project. Open to all photographic fine-art and documentary projects or series.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Veolia Environment Wildlife Photographer of the Year Wildlife Photographer of the Year harnesses the power of photography to promote the discovery, understanding, and responsible enjoyment of the natural world. Now in its 50th year, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
European Fund for Investigative Journalism The aim of Journalismfund.eu, the European Fund for Investigative Journalism, is to promote quality journalism in Europe by giving journalists the chance to carry out journalistic research projects. The project should be one that, in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. The annual FotoEvidence Book Award will recognize a documentary photographer whose project demonstrates courage and commitment in addressing a violation of human rights, a significant injustice or an assault on human dignity. The selected project will be... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2014 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. The Aftermath Project’s mission is to support photographic projects that tell the other half of the story of conflict — the story of what it takes for individuals to learn to live again, to rebuild destroyed lives... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. En Foco's New Works Photography Fellowship Awards is an annual program selecting several U.S. based photographers of Latino, African, or Asian heritage, and Native Peoples of the Americas and Pacific, through a free, national call for entries.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. Blue Earth sponsors photographic projects whose goal is to educate the public about endangered cultures, threatened environments, or current topics of social concern. We are primarily interested in work that is educational and informational in nature, and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. The Audience Engagement Grant supports photographers to take an existing body of work on a social justice or human rights issue and devise an innovative and effective way of using that work as a tool for social... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. 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... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. The Pierre & Alexandra Boulat Association, created to promote the work of Pierre & Alexandra Boulat and encourage the work of photojournalists has created an award, supported by a CANON endownment of 8 000 euros which will... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Getty Emerging Talent Award To complement our Grants for Editorial Photography program, we offer an opportunity for young photographers to receive mentoring and support through our Emerging Talent Award. Applicants must be under the age of 25 or currently enrolled... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
In 1996 the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund announced a new award, 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... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. The Magnum Foundation and the Inge Morath Foundation announce the 12th annual Inge Morath Award. The annual award of $5,000 is given to a female photographer under the age of 30, to support the completion of a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
The Photocrati Fund offers a $5000 grant to a photographer to undertake an important humanitarian and environmental photography project. Our goal is to identify outstanding photographers and to provide the resources necessary to pursue projects that will have a tangible... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. Our mission is to be an efficient and innovative fund raising foundation that helps globally to promote, support and match humanitarian and travel photographers to NGOs and other humanitarian causes that need their story told. Founded in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez
Reminder to apply. We believe that photojournalism is a powerful tool for telling compelling social, political and cultural stories. We also understand that creating and managing world-class photography assignments requires time, freedom, support and considerable resources. That is why we... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2013 at Picture Stories by Stephen Alvarez