The Getty Images Reportage Grant 2019 for independent Photojournalists ($15,000 prize)

Application Deadline: May 15th 2019

The Getty Images Reportage Grant continues the tradition of the Editorial Grants program, which, from its founding in 2004, has supported independent photojournalists around the world by providing the creative freedom necessary to pursue work that is personally important to them. (Above: a photo by grantwinner Paula Bronstein, from her project “The Cost of War.”)

Criteria

Grants will be awarded by independent judges selected by Getty Images for their expertise and experience. Selection will be based on the judges’ determination of applicant’s ability to execute the submitted project with compelling a visual narrative in a documentary feature format, taking into account the caliber of portfolio, the project’s merit and professional ability.

Requirements

Summary of the project proposal (Min 300 words, Max 500)

A short biography detailing who you are and what you’ve done

20-25 original images either related to the proposal or unrelated portfolio images

The proposals must be in English and be submitted electronically


Prizes and benefits

  • $15,000 prize (three available)
  • Winners will be announced in September
  • Receive recognition in media coverage of grant winners
  • Assurance that you retain copyrights to the images you submit for judges’ review 
  • Option to have Getty Images’ editorial guidance throughout your project

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Getty Images Reportage Grant 2019

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