Reuters seeks to develop the next generation of photojournalists to tell original human stories from their locations and communities anywhere in the globe. We are offering up to eight, $5,000 USD grants to photojournalists or students of photojournalism interested in working on photo assignments and projects to advance their abilities and tell new stories. Pictures taken by recipients will be distributed globally on Reuters News media platforms.
Any passionate photojournalist or student of photojournalism may apply. Candidates need not be professional photojournalists but must demonstrate an ability to successfully conceive and complete their grant project. We are excited to work with emerging talents who can tell stories from new perspectives and as a global business we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law.
Applications will be accepted between September 10, 2017 – November 10, 2017. The Grant period will begin on January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018.
- You must complete all the screening questions including the written proposal section.
- Incomplete applications will be rejected.
- Successful candidates will be contacted by Yannis Behrakis.