The center on conflict and development at Texas A&M University, invites students to apply for the prestigious ConDev’s Student Media Grants. This photojournalism grant, funded by the Howard G. Buffet foundation is aimed at students interested in capturing issues facing conflict- affected areas of the world through photography. Past winners have traveled to and produced photography highlighting issues in Turkey, Nigeria, Kenya, Haiti, Ethiopia, Perú, and other conflict-affected regions.
Eligibility: The program is OPEN TO STUDENTS WORLDWIDE (undergraduate, graduate, PhD, etc.). Students graduating in December 2017-May 2018 are also eligible to apply.
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: USD$5000
Timeline/Duration of Program:
- October 2017: Review Period – please be patient as we review your incredible proposals!
- December 2017: Notification Period (approximate)
- January 2018 (Depending on proposal timeline): Funding Disbursement (approximate)
- January-December 2018: Grant winners travel and implement their photojournalism projects
How to Apply: Applicants should write and submit a proposal. Instructions for writing a winning proposal are contained in the Program Webpage (See link below)
Proposals should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Student Media Grant: [Name of Student]” as the subject line. Only one proposal can be submitted per student.
Award Providers: Centre on Conflict and Development
Application Deadline: 30th September 2017
Eligible Countries: All