The PHmuseum Grant is an annual initiative that recognises the importance of photography and visual storytelling. Over the year it has grown into a leading photography prize, with previous editions having awarded work by photographers like Salvatore Vitale, Jacob Aue Sobol, Diana Markosian, Max Pinckers, Clémentine Schneidermann, and Tomas van Houtryve, among many others.
Now in its sixth edition, the initiative is designed to support the production and promotion of visual stories through cash prizes and relevant opportunities across international festivals and online media.
The international jury will award £15,000 in cash prizes, a solo exhibition at Cortona On The Move, features on World Press Photo's Witness and other relevant opportunities.
New Generation Prize / £ 2,000 plus a mentorship program with Maggie Steber, a publication on World Press Photo's Witness, a projection at Cortona On The Move and Just Another Photo Festival, and promotion via PHmuseum. Only for photographers who will be 30 years of age or younger on the deadline's date.
Solo exhibition at Cortona On The Move / Cortona On The Move is one of the leading photo festivals in Europe. Arianna Rinaldo, the Artistic Director, will select a project among all the submissions, which will be granted a solo show at the festival's 2018 edition in July. The prize will include the show production, travel expenses up to €500, accommodation and promotion through Cortona OTM channels.
Honorable Mentions / Up to 6 mentions in the Main Prize category and 3 mentions in the New Generation Prize category.
The PHmuseum Grant is an annual initiative that recognises the importance of photography and visual storytelling.
Submission Deadline 21 February, 2018