THE 36th ANNUAL W. EUGENE SMITH GRANTS IN HUMANISTIC PHOTOGRAPHY & HOWARD CHAPNICK GRANT FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF PHOTOJOURNALISM

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The 36th annual W. Eugene Smith Grant and awards presentation honors the very best in photojournalism and will take place on at the SVA Theater on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm.

Event Details

SAVE THE DATE:
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2015
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
(Doors Open at 6:15 p.m.)

The School of Visual Arts (SVA) Theatre
333 West 23rd St. (between 8th and 9th Ave.)
New York, NY 10011

Keynote Presentation by David Remnick
Editor, The New Yorker

Ceremony RSVP:
Please Click Here to Register Online

FREE Admission
Seating is Limited. Doors Open at 6:15 p.m.

The program includes presentations of photo essays by this year’s grant and fellowship recipients, plus finalists

Announcement and presentation of
The 2015 W. Eugene Smith Grant of $30,000
The 2015 jurors’ discretionary Smith Fellowship(s) of $5,000
&
The 2015 Howard Chapnick Grant of $5,000

Reception to Follow

The W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund is presented annually to photographers whose work is judged by a panel of experts to be in the best tradition of the compassionate dedication exhibited by W. Eugene Smith during his 45-year photojournalism career. The grant enables recipients to undertake and complete worthy photojournalistic projects.

The W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the Harbers Family Fund, Anastasia Photo, Canon USA, AND Swann Auction Galleries, PLUS Center for Creative Photography (CCP), International Center Of Photography (ICP), MediaStorm, Photo District News (PDN), & The School of Visual Arts.

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