© 1989 Recipient, Cristina Garcia Rodero
We challenge you to create a project that reminds us of
"Humanity's Goodness in Our Current Times"
W. Eugene Smith Grant: One Grand Prize winner will receive $35,000 whose work is reminiscent of legendary photo-essayist W. Eugene Smith in its inherent compassion. An additional $5,000 in fellowship money will be dispersed, at the discretion of the jury, to one or more finalists deemed worthy of special recognition. Non-photographers are encouraged to enter the Howard Chapnick Grant, a $5,000 grant for fields ancillary to photojournalism including editing and research. Winners will be announced on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. www.smithfund.org
The 2017 application deadline is:
Saturday, June 10. 2017