A grant for student photojournalists to cover difficult topics in conflict-affected countries through compelling photo stories.
Application Deadline: 30th September 2017
Eligible Countries: All
About the Award: ConDev’s Student Media Grants award up to $5,000 to current students interested in capturing conflict-related issues facing fragile and conflict-affected areas of the world through stunning photography. Past winners have traveled to and produced photography highlighting issues in Turkey, Nigeria, Kenya, Haiti, Ethiopia, Perú, and other conflict-affected regions.
Eligibility: The program is OPEN TO STUDENTS WORLDWIDE (undergraduate, graduate, PhD, etc.). Students graduating in December 2017-May 2018 are also eligible to apply.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: USD$5000
Timeline/Duration of Program:
- October 2017: Review Period – please be patient as we review your incredible proposals!
- December 2017: Notification Period (approximate)
- January 2018 (Depending on proposal timeline): Funding Disbursement (approximate)
- January-December 2018: Grant winners travel and implement their photojournalism projects
How to Apply: Applicants should write and submit a proposal. Instructions for writing a winning proposal are contained in the Program Webpage (See link below)
Proposals should be submitted to [email protected] with “Student Media Grant: [Name of Student]” as the subject line. Only one proposal can be submitted per student.
Award Providers: Centre on Conflict and Development