Getty Images Instagram Grant

31/03/2016

Gettyimages-instagram-grant-2016The purpose of this grant is to support photographers who document stories from under-represented communities around the world. We recognize that Instagram has opened new opportunities for emerging voices, outside the mainstream media, to create and share projects of social importance. This year we are opening the grant to visual artists who capture art, photography and video portfolios using Instagram This grant provides financial support and mentorship to amplify their impact. 

Please contact us at grants2@gettyimages.com with any questions.

Before you begin to register and apply please prepare the following:
  • Personal background information, maximum 500 words.
  • Details on your approach to using Instagram (max 1000 words) and your professional or personal goals and how you would use the funds to support your goals (max 1000 words)
  • 10-20 images or videos from your Instagram account, including links, sized at a minimum of 1000×1000 pixels at 72dpi, or 3-15 seconds for video clips at a maximum size of 20mb.
  • Please use the following file naming convention:
    Lastname_Firstname_ShortDescription.jpg

Important notes: There is no fee to apply to the Getty Images Instagram Grant and applicants retain all copyrights to their imagery submitted for the judges’ review.

Application deadline

April 12 at 11.59 p.m. GMT (London Time).
Grants will be announced in July.

Apply HERE

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