Inge Morath Award 2017 for Female Photographers (USD$5,000 for completion of a long-term documentary project)

Application Deadline: April 30th 2017

The Magnum Foundation and the Inge Morath Foundation are pleased to announce the 16th annual Inge Morath Award, a $5,000 grant given to a female photographer under the age of 30 to support the completion of a long-term documentary project. One Awardee and up to two finalists are selected by a jury composed of Magnum photographers, the Executive Director of the Magnum Foundation, and Inge Morath Foundation.

Inge Morath was an Austrian-born photographer who was associated with Magnum Photos for nearly fifty years. After her death in 2002, the Inge Morath Foundation was established with a limited-term mission to manage Morath’s estate and facilitate the study and appreciation of her contribution to photography. The Inge Morath archive was acquired by the Beinecke Library at Yale University, and a set of Morath’s master prints by the Yale University Art Gallery, where they are now available to scholars.

The Award is administered by the Magnum Foundation as part of its mission to expand creativity and diversity in documentary photography, in cooperation with the Inge Morath Foundation.

Deadline:

All proposals must be submitted by April 30th, 2017.

Announcement of Winner:

The recipient of the Inge Morath Award will be announced on the web sites of the Magnum Foundation and the Inge Morath Foundation in July, 2017.

Fine Print:

All submissions must consist of work done solely by the submitting photographer.

Photographers represented by Magnum Photos and their immediate relatives are not eligible.

IM Award recipient and finalists grant the Magnum Foundation a license to reproduce, display and distribute their submissions solely in connection with the administration and judging of the Inge Morath Award, including on the Magnum Foundation website and the Inge Morath Foundation website.

IM Award recipient agree that any future publication, exhibition or display of the funded project shall credit the Inge Morath Award and the Magnum Foundation.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Inge Morath Award 2017

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