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Visura offers a diverse program of Scholarships, Grants, and Open Calls to our members. In partnership with publications, brands and other leading institutions, Visura empowers content creators with opportunities to further their work, vision, and career.
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We're seeking a Social Media Coordinator to work with us in New York. Apply by June 5.

Yukiko Yamagata | Editor | May 24, 2017

Learn more here. We’re seeking a communications and technology specialist with strong content management and quantitative skills. As the social media coordinator, you will package digital content produced by Open Society Foundations and ensure that it reaches target audiences through..

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Cinthya Santos-Briones Wins 1st Visura Scholarship for Career Development

Visura Community | Organization | May 19, 2017

Visura is delighted to award Mexican photographer  Cinthya Santos-Briones  with its first Scholarship for Career Development. The scholarship will cover the fee to attend a two-day intensive workshop with the following editors: •  James Estrin , the co-editor of the New York Times Lens blog;  • Mary Virginia Swanson, advisor to emerging & established artists and arts organizations;  •  Sarah Leen , Director of Photography at National Geographic; and  • Whitney Richardson, photo editor at The New York Times and contributing writer for The New York Times’s photography blog, Lens. Cynthia will learn to select, sequence and publish visual stories with some of the key leaders of the industry. Located in New York City—the workshop will take place at the  CUNY Graduate School of Journalism  on June 10-11, 2017. Learn more about the workshop Career Development Program Visura offers a diverse program of Scholarships, Grants, and Open Calls to our members. In partnership with publications, brands and other leading institutions, Visura empowers content creators with opportunities to further their work, vision, and career. Learn more, here .

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The 2017 Visura Scholarship for Career Development

Visura Community | Organization | April 20, 2017

Visura is delighted to announce The 2017 Visura Scholarship for Career Development, a series of grants to support individual Visura members in furthering their career. Visura announces a $600 scholarship to sponsor the workshop fee for one working journalist, freelancer, photographer or video..

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The 2017 Visura Grant for Personal Projects

Visura Community | Organization | February 16, 2017

Visura is delighted to announce The 2017 Visura Grant which aims to support the production and development of a personal photography project. Visura awards one winner with a $5000 cash prize. Other photographers are recognized with various levels of recognition from finalist to honorable mention...

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Announcing the WINNERS of the 2016 BuzzFeed Open Call for Visura Photographers

Visura Community | Organization | August 15, 2016

Delighted to announce that the WINNERS (YES, PLURAL) of the BuzzFeed Open Call via Visura are  Carolina Arantes  and  João Pina  Visura partnered with  BuzzFeed  to announce a unique merit-based competition judged by Senior Photo Editor  Kate Bubacz  to win an exclusive paid opportunity..

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The 2016 Visura Photojournalism Grant

Visura Community | Organization | August 11, 2016

Visura is delighted to announce a grant to empower photojournalists by supporting their work, mission, and career. Visura awards one winner with a  $5000 cash prize . The winner will be announced at  the 2016 Lucie Awards  in New York City on Sunday, October 23, 2016. Honored to present the..

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Last day to submit to the BuzzFeed Open Call

Visura Community | Organization | July 25, 2016

Visual stories depicting life in Brazil over the past 2 years. Including the challenges the country is still facing and how Brazil has changed since the World Cup. Submit here .  Questions? Info@fotovisura.com

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The 2016 BuzzFeed Open Call for Visura Photographers

Visura Community | Organization | July 7, 2016

Visura is delighted to partner with  BuzzFeed  to announce a unique merit-based competition to win an exclusive paid opportunity to publish your work with  BuzzFeed News . Learn more, here .  THEME Visual stories depicting life in Brazil over the past 2 years. Including the challenges..

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Buzzfeed interviews Francesco Anselmi, winner of the 2016 FotoVisura Grant

Visura Community | Organization | May 20, 2016

Gorgeous Photos Of Greece Explain Everything: This story also just won a prestigious grant, so that's two reasons to look at it. Written by Kate Bubacz, Senior Photo Editor, News Francesco Anselmi  recently won the  FotoVisura Grant , which aims to highlight and support..

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Visura announces the FotoVisura Grant Results

Visura Community | Organization | May 20, 2016

Visura is delighted to announce Italian photographer  Francesco Anselmi  as the recipient of the 2016 FotoVisura Grant for Outstanding Personal Project for  Greek Chronicles . Greek Chronicles  is a long-term project that narrates the profound changes that Greece is experiencing. In 2012,..

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Announcing the panel of distinguished judges for this year's Visura Multimedia Grant

Visura Community | Organization | April 29, 2016

Visura is delighted to announce the panel of distinguished judges for this year's Visura Multimedia Grant to recognize and provide support to Visura media producers and documentarians. Visura awards one member with a $5000 cash prize. Emmy-winning writer and producer  Louis Foglia , the Associate..

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