In a time when there are fewer and fewer resources available, The Alexia Foundation has remained unwavering in its support of the most important photography. For many photojournalists, grants like The Alexia are a lifeline. “Without them, no work would be possible,” remarked one photographer.
You are our lifeline. We rely on your financial support to make our grants possible. Will you help us keep them going? Will you be a part of photography that drives change? Donate to The Alexia Foundation today. Continue reading →
The deadline for The Alexia student grants is here. Student photojournalists only have until Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 5 p.m. Eastern U.S. Time to apply for one of five Alexia student grants. Continue reading →
As of today, the deadline for The Alexia 2017 professional grant is two weeks away. You only have until 5 p.m. Eastern U.S. Time on Jan. 31 to submit your proposals for the $20,000 grant. Students have only until Feb. 14 at 5 p.m. Eastern U.S. Time to submit. We realize that as you refine your proposals and prepare your edits, you may have questions. We want to help.
Mike Davis will be running a Facebook live event this Thursday, Jan. 19 at 3 p.m. Eastern U.S. Time to answer questions you might have relating to the grant and the application process. Continue reading →
The Alexia Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2016 Student Photojournalism Grants. The purpose of the grants is to give students photographers the financial ability to produce substantial stories that drive change in the effort to make the world a better place. Continue reading →
The Alexia Foundation is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its 2016 Professional and Student Grants. The deadline for submissions for the Professional Grant is 2 p.m. Jan. 31, 2016. The Student Grant application opens Feb. 3 and closes on 2 p.m. on March 3, 2016. Continue reading →
Photographers! Prepare your submission materials for the Alexia Foundation’s 2016 Grant Competition. The Professional grant submissions open January 1, 2016 with a deadline of January 31. The Student grant opens on February 3, 2016 with a deadline of March 3. Applying for the Student Grant is free, but there is a $50 application fee for the Professional Grant. Continue reading →
Alexia grantee Katie Orlinsky received one of nine inaugural grants from The Howard G. Buffet Fund for Women Journalists from the International Women’s Media Foundation. The grant will be used for working on a photography project exploring climate change and environmental issues in Alaskan communities. Continue reading →
The Alexia Foundation is pleased to announce that we have selected the recipients of our 2015 Grants. Paolo Marchetti has been awarded the 2015 Professional Grant. Michael Santiago has been named the 2015 Student Winner. To show the brutality of … Continue reading →
Applications for the 2015 Alexia Professional and Student Grants closed just over one week ago. Since that time, we have been working to compile and prepare your powerful entries for the upcoming judging weekend which will be held Feb. 20-21. … Continue reading →
Due to overwhelming interest, we have extended the deadline for the Alexia Foundation Student Grants to tomorrow, Feb. 3, at 10 a.m. Eastern U.S. Time. We look forward to receiving your applications and thank you for your dedication to driving … Continue reading →
Your contribution to The Alexia Foundation is an investment in the work of well-known photojournalists and promising students who combine the best of journalism with visual images to promote social justice in the world.