Awards, Grants, and Competitions | Deadlines and Recipients | September 2012
Lens Culture International Exposure Awards : September 18
Format Festival 2013 : September 19
Portrait Salon : September 21
Magnum Showcase in association with IdeasTap : September 24
Carmignac Gestion Photojournalism Award : September 30
Marie Colvin Scholarship opportunity at Sunday Times Magazine… NB for writers
Marie Colvin Scholarship : September 30
BJP’s 2012 International Photography Award : October 1
Unicef Photo of the Year : NB photographers have to be nominated but you can get in touch with nominators in the hope of your work being put forward to the judging panel. Some of the nominators are Sherri Dougherty, and photographers Patrick Brown and James Whitlow Delano. You can send a sample of a maximum of 15 light jpeg files (72 dpi; 1200 pixels on the longest side) for consideration in a zip file via We Transfer, to one of the three. Emails: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com ;firstname.lastname@example.org : October 3
College Photographer of the Year : October 7
Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2012 : October 31
PhotoPhilanthropy Activist Awards : November 1
Pikto Top Pick Photo Contest : November 1
Aftermath Project grant : November 5
Prix Lucas Dolega to honor photojournalists who have reported under difficult circumstanstances in memory of photographer Lucas Dolega (1978-2011) who died in 2011 covering the Arab Spring in Tunisia.
Prix Lucas Dolega : November 15
Terry O’Neill/Tag Award 2012 : November 22
The Magnum Expression Award : February 23, 2013
Stephanie Sinclair was presented with unprecedented third Visa d’Or Prize at Visa pour l’image in the beginning of September for her Child Brides project. The series was partly shot for the National Geographic… You can see the NGM feature from the June 2011 issue here.
The above links also include info on the other Visa pour l’image winners: Visa d’Or news award to Eric Bouvet for his coverage from Bab al-Azizia, Libya, for Le Figaro Magazine; Visa d’Or daily press award to Tomas Munita for his photographs of the conflict in Syria for The New York Times; City of Perpignan Rémi Ochlik Award to Sebastian Liste for his photographs of a community of squatters living in an abandoned chocolate factory in the center of Salvador de Bahia, Brazil; Prix Ani to Misha Friedman for his report on tuberculosis in the former Soviet Union ; Pierre & Alexandra Boulat Grant to Maciek Nabrdalik for his for report on economic migration in Europe; and Canon Female Photojournalist Award to Sarah Caron. Congratulations to all.
Getty Image handed out four $20,000 grants during Visa pour l’image…
Guardian gallery to Taylor Wessing shortlisted four and couple of the other exhibited portraits…