Magnum Foundation Photography and Social Justice Fellowship Program in the United States

  • Target: All nationalities
  • Benefits: Varies
  • Level and Discipline: Non-degree program in journalism and other related fields
  • Host Institution: Any institution – USA
  • Deadline: Expired 1255 days ago

Entries for the Magnum Foundation Photography and Social Justice Fellowship are currently being accepted. This program is especially targeted to photographers, artists, and photojournalists from around the world.

Fellowship Description
This program especially aims to support people of color, women, gender non-conforming individuals, LGBTQ individuals, individuals who are part of racial, ethnic, or religious minority groups, and others whose authorship is unevenly represented within the field of documentary photography. Refugees are welcome to apply. The Photography and Social Justice Program is designed to prepare our fellows to be effective and creative leaders in their home communities.

Award Value

  • 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.
  • The program is produced in partnership with the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism.

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in journalism and other related fields.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • 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
  • Preference is given to those who have not had previous opportunity to do a formal course of study in photography at the university level.
  • Applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Application Instruction
Please find further instruction of application procedure at the link below.

Website and Application Link


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