You are Cordially Invited to Attend the 37th Annual W. Eugene Smith Grant Ceremony
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS of the
W. EUGENE SMITH MEMORIAL FUND
Cordially Invites You to The Presentation of
THE 37th ANNUAL W. EUGENE SMITH GRANTS IN HUMANISTIC PHOTOGRAPHY
20th ANNUAL HOWARD CHAPNICK GRANT FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF PHOTOJOURNALISM
Thursday, October 13, 2016
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
(Doors open at 6:15 p.m.)
Where: The School of Visual Arts Theatre
333 West 23rd St.
New York, NY 10011
Keynote Presentations by:
Oscar-winning Director, Founder of Jigsaw Productions
Director of Photography, New York Times Magazine
Please RSVP here — First Come, First Served
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 2016 W. Eugene Smith Grant of $30,000
The 2016 jurors’ discretionary Smith Fellowship(s) of $5,000
The 2016 Howard Chapnick Grant of $5,000
Reception to Follow
The W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund Grant, selected from over 300 worldwide submissions, is presented annually to photographers whose work carries forward the tradition practiced by Eugene Smith during his 45-year photojournalism career. The grant enables recipients to undertake and complete worthy photojournalistic projects.
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 is supported by generous contributions from The Incite Project, the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation, Anastasia Photo and Canon USA.
Additional support is provided by Aperture, Brilliant Graphics, Center for Creative Photography (CCP), the International Center of Photography, MediaStorm, Photo District News (PDN), the School of Visual Arts BFA Photography, MFA Photography, Video and Related Media Department, and Synergy Communications Inc.
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