Women’s Empowerment Desk (WED) under Dept. Of Finance, CTA is glad to announce the call for application to its Photography Grant. The grant is looking to support and work with one female photographer from the Tibetan community in India or Nepal to carry out a photography project dedicated to capturing the experiences of Tibetan women and girls. The proposed project must align with the theme ‘stories of resilience’ or ‘Gender equality.’ The completed project of the selected candidate will be showcased in an exhibition.
Aspiring candidates need to:
Send in an essay or statement of purpose (no more than 250 words) describing what drives your passion for photography, why you are specifically interested in this grant and how you relate to the theme.
Submit your resume and submit 10 photos that must be unedited and taken within the last 3 years.
Submit updated RC/Green book copies.
Applicants will be contacted for an online interview with our panel of judges. The grant recipient will be determined by the distinguished panel on the basis of their work experiences, artistic excellence and the promise of delivering the finest work on the selected theme.
The selected applicant will receive a grant sum of INR 150,000 to complete the Photography project based on the theme.
Email the required documents to [email protected]
Application Deadline: 20 June 2022
Project Duration: July- Dec 2022