Arts Opportunities

Call for Artists - En Foco Photography Fellowship 2021

    Organization
    En Foco, Inc

    Region
    National

    Categories
    Exhibitions, Fellowships, Publications

    Deadline
    Saturday, December 19, 2020 · 52 days left

    Links
    Learn More Apply

    Description

    The 6th Annual En Foco Photography Fellowship is designed to support photographers of color who demonstrate the highest quality of work as determined by a photography panel of peers and industry professionals.  Application Opens Friday, October 2, 2020.  

    The Photography Fellowship Program will:

    En Foco is highly regarded for its leadership in support of photographers of color and for its advocacy role in addressing the issues related to cultural equity and access. Previous Fellows have had access to many opportunities beyond the fellowship as a result of this award.

    ELIGIBILITY:

    WHO CAN APPLY

    WHO CANNOT APPLY

    PANEL PROCESS

    The Fellowships selected are based exclusively on the excellence and quality of the work submitted. All work will be reviewed by panelists selected from a pool of photography and photography-related professions, such as photographers, curators, critics, and collectors. Each year, new panelists are chosen to ensure a fresh perspective in the fellowship review process. En Foco’s Board of Directors will review the panel recommendations to assure the integrity of the process and formally approve the Fellowship awardees

    AWARD NOTIFICATION

    The ten Fellowship Recipients will be notified via email. The recipients will each receive $500 dollars with the balance, $500 to be remitted at the Fellowship Recipients participation and completion in their exhibition.

     SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

    The application form does not have to be completed in a single session; the system will save your draft application. We suggest that you save often as you fill out the form, and that you save a copy of any narrative texts.

    ABOUT EN FOCO

    En Foco is a non-profit organization that nurtures and supports contemporary fine art and documentary photographers of diverse cultures, primarily U.S. residents of Latino, African and Asian Heritage, and Native Peoples of the Americas and the Pacific. Since it was founded in 1974, En Foco has been an outspoken leader and advocate for the equitable support and access to resources for photographers of color. It has a distinguished itself through its sustained commitment to providing its primary constituency and the communities they represent financial support, public programming, information services and cultural advocacy initiatives.



    Posted
    September 23, 2020

    new search

    Category

    Discipline

    Region