DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL 11:59 P.M. FEB. 13, 2023. The Alexia promotes the power of visual storytelling to shed light on significant issues around the world by supporting photographers, filmmakers and other visual creatives whose work fosters cultural understanding and inspires change. Over 30 years, through its annual competitions, The Alexia has provided more than $1.7 million in grants to 170+ student and professional photographers.
The recipient of the professional grant will receive $20,000 to produce their proposed project. The recipient of the student grant will receive a $1,000 stipend to advance their proposed project, a fellowship for tuition and fees to enroll in three courses during a semester at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University in New York, and a paid position to serve as a research assistant to The Alexia chair. If the jury recognizes additional proposed projects as finalists, they will be featured on The Alexia website alongside the winners.
Feel free to join us for the open judging weekend (sponsored by SONY) on March 31 – April 1 at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University.The Alexia encourages a diversity of creators, issues and approaches, and we look forward to reviewing your proposals. Video walk-through of the STUDENT SUBMISSION PROCESS.Video walk-through of the PROFESSIONAL SUBMISSION PROCESS.SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL 11:59 P.M. FEB. 13, 2023. (Only one application per person will be accepted per year.)