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Visura Grant for Personal Projects 2017

Empowers photographers by supporting the production and development of a personal photography project.
Accepting submissions: February 15 to April 6, 2017
Visit: Visura Grants

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Status: Closed

Submissions are closed.

Deadline

April 6, 2017 (11:59pm, EST)

Submission fee

Submission to Visura Grants and Open Calls is free for our members. While we encourage new members to join Visura (review costs), we actively discourage photographers from joining for the sole purpose of applying to a contest.

We believe in a better model and we seek to create an alternative to the status quo of pay-per-contest.

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Requirements

  • Your application must include the items listed below. There is no entry fee during the application process.
  •  What to submit: Limited one project per photographer. Each Entry consists of a photography project made up of a series of images (minimum of 15 images, maximum 35), a short synopsis and a long written reflection about the project.  
    Specs: minimum 1600px on the longest dimension (22.5 inches @ 72 dpi, JPG format)
    Text: Include a 700 word written reflection in First-person, as the Project text describing the project. Ex. What is the story or project about? Where does it take place? If more than one place, please specify. If completed, when was it photographed? If ongoing, when did you begin the story/project? What is the story you want to convey? 

    How to submit: All submissions are made via a “Project” created from your Visura’s dashboard.
    Who can submit: Photojournalists worldwide. All Applicants must have an active PLUS, PRIME or GUILD membership account to submit for consideration.

  • About the Project: Projects may be ongoing or a recently completed project
    Project Privacy Settings:
    Projects may be 'published' or 'private' within the Visura system