December 21st is the Deadline for the Photo District News Photo Annual
There has been a new prize added this year, the The Arnold and Augusta Newman Foundation and Maine Media Workshops Scholarship and Prize for New Directions in Creative Photographic Portraiture. Photographers are invited to enter portrait photography for consideration in this new category.
The winner will receive $15,000 and a solo exhibit at the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland, Maine.
About the Arnold and Augusta Newman Foundation:
The Arnold and Augusta Newman Foundation was established in 2007 and funded by a generous gift from Augusta Newman. The Foundation’s mission is to further the legacy of Arnold Newman by supporting photographers and photography students and helping to disseminate Newman’s photographic works. The Foundation supports the annual Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture, scholarships at the Maine Media Workshops, lectures on photography and exhibits of Newman’s work.
The PDN Photo Annual awards celebration for the winners will take place in May 2010 in New York, NY. The winners and their work will be featured in the May issue of PDN and on the Web site.
Also for students- Marty Forscher Fellowship
The Marty Forscher Fellowship recognizes students and young professionals with a talent for humanistic photography. The fund will award two grants in 2009. Photographers are eligible by entering humanistic documentary images to the PDN Photo Annual. The Fellowship is sponsored by Parsons School for Design and Photo District News.
Corporate Design/Photo Products
CAMPAIGN/SERIES:$55 ( Series = up to 6 images)
ARNOLD NEWMAN PRIZE:$55
STUDENT:$25 (single or series)
For more details and to submit click here.