Photography Scholarship are open apply now. Whether you’re interested in photography or film-making as a hobby or seriously taking it on as a part of your career and if you are passionate about Photography and looking a scholarship, we have gathered the various Photography Scholarships in one place to make your search easier. There are many scholarship opportunities available, but you must take the time to explore the options. Many associations, college, university, foundation, and organization organize annually scholarships, competition, and Photography contest like The Nikon International Small World Competition, Hazing Prevention Organization Poster Contest, The Lucie Foundation Scholarship, and The Research Scholarship in Photograph Conservation, etc.

We have compiled a short list of ongoing photography scholarships for those amateurs, students (High school, college, university and graduate student)or working professionals.These given scholarships provide award range from $700 to $58,000. Some scholarships cover tuition fees and provide Digital Camera also. Candidates are requested to ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria, before applying. Go through the list and Apply today!

The Nikon International Small World Competition

The Nikon International Small World Competition is recognized as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Small World in Motion encompasses any movie or digital time-lapse photography taken through the microscope and adds a new, distinct discipline to the competition. Top 3 prize winners are selected and they will get $3000, $2000 and $1000 award amount respectively.

Provided By: Today Nikon
  Multiple courses
 Total $6,000
Anyone over the age of 18 is eligible
April 30

Hazing Prevention Organization Poster Contest

Hazing Prevention Organization is presenting Poster Contest. This competition is open to college and university undergraduates and groups/clubs who design a poster meeting the contest criteria. First prize $500. Two runners up will receive $100 each.

Provided By: Hazing Prevention Organization
Course: College and university undergraduate’s courses
Award: $700
Eligibility: College and university undergraduates and groups/clubs
Deadline: April 30

The Lucie Foundation Scholarship

The Lucie Foundation is glad to put forward The Lucie Foundation Scholarship for Master photographers. The Lucie Foundation is proud to offer three cash grants to support the work of emerging photographer’s one $2,500 scholarship.The LF Emerging Scholarships are open to emerging photographers worldwide.

Provided By: The Lucie Foundation
Course: Varies
Award:$4,500 total
Eligibility: Emerging photographers
Deadline: June 15 by 12 Am PDT.
Apply Now

The Research Scholarship in Photograph Conservation

The Metropolitan Museum is glad to announce Research Scholarship in Photograph Conservation. The Research Scholar is expected to have a graduate degree in conservation or equivalent experience. The stipend amount is $52,000 per year, with up to an additional $6,000 for travel (maximum of six weeks).

Provided By: The Metropolitan Museum
Course: Photograph Conservation
Award: $52,000with up to an additional $6,000 for travel ($58,000 total)
Eligibility: Research Scholar in Photograph Conservation
Deadline: December 1, 5 pm (ET).

The IED Madrid photography Scholarship

Do you want to get ahead in the field of art photography?  If yes this one id for you. The Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) is offering a scholarship Scholarships for the Masters in Design, Photography, Communication and Fashion. People of any nationality and country of residence can take part as long as they are over age. The IED Madrid will award scholarships for its MA courses, amounting to more than 250,000 euros.The grants cover 50% of the course fee. The value of each grant is 4,700€.

ProvidedBy: IED Madrid
Course: MA courses
Award: cover 50% of the course fee, each grant is 4,700€.
Eligibility: Any nationality and country of residence
Deadline: May 30th

The James Alan Cox Foundation Scholarship

The James Alan Cox foundation is offering Student Photography Scholarship founded in memory of James Alan Cox, a television photojournalist. The program is open to high school, college, and graduate student.Five (5) Digital Cameras will be awarded to five (5) high school students. Five (5) $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to five (5) college or technical school students, payable to their school. Applications for the 2020 scholarship will be available on the website July 15, 2020.

Provided By: The James Alan Cox foundation
Course: Multiple courses
Award: Five (5) $2,500 and Five (5) Digital Cameras
Eligibility: High school, college, and graduate student
Deadline: Will be available onJuly 15

TheDaily Herald Photojournalism Internship

The Daily Herald Photojournalism Internship is open to second-year or later photojournalism students. You must a basic working photographic equipment (submit a list of personal equipment with application) to qualify for this award. Paddock Publications will cover the cost of repair of intern supplied photographic equipment in use while on the job.

Provided By: Daily Herald
Course: Varies
Award:  Varies
Eligibility: Photojournalism students
Deadline: December 15th, for spring, March 15th, for summer, and May 30th, for Fall

 Photo Essay Competition

The competition’s goal is to showcase the best in mountain-themed photo essays – to recognize the best stories told through a series of still images. Winners will get up to $2000 Grand prize and a trip to Banff (Trip includes airfare, 3 nights’ accommodation and select Festival tickets for the 2020 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival.)

Provided By: Banff Center for Arts and Creativity
Course: Varies
Award: $2000 Grand prize and a trip to Banff
Eligibility: Photographers
Deadline: May 1

The Morgan Stanley University Photo Competition 

Each year, students show Morgan Stanley what the world looks like through their eyes in our annual photo competition. This year’s theme, Places, and Spaces, focuses on the various places and spaces where you live work and travel to. Our panels of judges have narrowed down all submissions to five entries from each region – Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa and North America. First Prizeis Apple Watch Sport, Second Prize is FitBit Activity Tracker, and Third Prize is the US $100 or equivalent local currency in Amazon vouchers

ProvidedBy: Morgan Stanley University
Course: Multiple courses
Award: US $100
Eligibility: International
Deadline: Sunday, April 23rd
Apply Now:

The Global Landscapes Forum Photo Competition 

The Global Landscapes Forum is offering its Global Landscapes Forum Photo Competitionfor Students Worldwide in Indonesia. This year’s photo competition is open to anyone and everyone, whether you are a professional photographer or a casual enthusiast. Over 300 participants from all over the world will come together to attend our thematic Peatland event, with thousands more being able to tune in online. The competition will run until the Global Landscapes Forum: Peatlands Matter conference on the 18th of May, in Jakarta.

Provided By: Global Landscapes Forum
Course: Multiple
Award: $1,500
Eligibility: Worldwide
Deadline: May 18
Apply Now:

The Kodak Professional Photography Scholarship

At Columbia College Chicago, the Kodak Professional Photography Scholarship is open to undergraduate Photography majors who have completed at least one year of coursework and have one full year of undergraduate study remaining.

Provided By: Columbia College Chicago
Course: Undergraduate Course
Award: Maximum of $4,500
Eligibility: Full-time undergraduate Photography majors
Deadline: Varies

The STERN Grant Scholarship Award for Young Photojournalists

The STERN Grant Scholarship Award invites applications from promising young photojournalists. Any photographers, who are older than 18 years old and 35 years old or younger, at the time of application, are eligible to apply for the scholarship program.STERN magazine calls for submissions for the STERN Grant, a 10,000 Euro scholarship award.

ProvidedBy: The STERN magazine
Course: Multiple courses
Award: A 10,000 Euro
Eligibility: Any photographers aged between 18 and 35 years of age at the time of application.
Deadline: Varies

The Visual Task Force Scholarship

The NABJ Visual Task Force (VTF) was formed in 1990. NABJ is offering Visual Task Force Scholarship. The scholarship is available to High School, Undergraduate or Graduates. $1,500 award amount will be obtained by the scholars.

Provided By: The NABJ Visual Task Force (VTF)
Course: Multiple courses
Award: $1,500
Eligibility: High School, Undergraduate or Graduates
Deadline: Varies

The Lucas Dolega Award for Freelance Photographers

The Lucas Dolega Award is open to all professional freelance photographers, without age or country restrictions. The participation is free.The Lucas Dolega Award will reward a photographer with an endowment by Olympus of 10,000 Euros, an exhibition in Paris, and a publication in the Reporters without borders album.

Provided By: The Lucas Dolega Association
Course: Varies
Award:  10,000 Euros
Eligibility: All professional freelance photographers
Deadline: Varies

Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship Contest

The “Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship” (“Contest”) consists of three competitions, one for Video, one for Design and one for Radio. All competitions have two levels, one for high school juniors and seniors (or the equivalent thereof) and one for undergraduate college students between the ages of 17 and 25 at the time of entry. First, second and third place winner of high school and college scholarship will get $5000, $2000 and $1000 respectively.

Provided By: Project Yellow Light
Course: Multiple courses
Award:  $8,000
Eligibility: high school juniors, seniors, and undergraduate college students
Deadline: Varies

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