Applications are currently ongoing for the 2018 Magnum Foundation Photography & Social Justice Fellowship in New York. Interested students should see the details below.
Magnum Foundation is a non-profit, photographic foundation located in New York with a mission to expand diversity and creativity in documentary photography.
Applications are invited for the Magnum Foundation’s Photography and Social Justice Program which supports and trains early career and emerging photographers, artists, journalists, scholars, and activists who are passionate about challenging injustice, pursuing social equality, and advancing human rights through photography.
Application Deadline: 30th November, 2017
Eligible Countries: Countries outside the United States and Western Europe.
Host Country: CUNY’s Graduate School of Journalism, New York City
Course Level: Fellowship
Number of Scholarships: Not specified
Value Of Fellowship: Magnum Foundation covers the cost of travel and room and board for the sessions in New York City. Fellows also receive a modest stipend to support the production of their projects.
Duration Of Fellowship: six months
Eligibility Criteria: Eligible candidates include:
– Early-career documentary photographers, artists, and photojournalists
– Activists who use photography in their change-making practice
– Journalists who would like to deepen their engagement with photography
– Scholars who incorporate images and image-making in their research and scholarship