Inge Morath Award

Magnum Foundation and Inge Morath Foundation

Call for women documentary photographers

The Magnum Foundation and the Inge Morath Foundation announce the tenth annual Inge Morath Award. The annual prize of $5,000 is awarded by the Magnum Foundation to a female documentary photographer under the age of 30, to support the completion of a long-term documentary project. One award winner and up to two finalists are selected by a jury composed of Magnum photographers.

All submissions must be postmarked or delivered by April 30th, 2011.

Form of Submission

  • Images should be sent as a PDF document ONLY (no Quicktime, Powerpoint, or HTML files will be accepted).
  • Please do NOT format your document as a slideshow; we’ll do that for you. Also, please do not password-protect your file.
  • A subfolder with the individual image files must accompany the PDF file.
  • All submissions must consist of work done solely by the submitting photographer.

Required Support Material

  • Printed project description.
  • Printed Curriculum Vitae (maximum three pages) including name, email address, telephone number, and mailing address.
  • Photocopy or scan of ID clearly showing date of birth. Applicants must still be under the age of 30 before April 30th, 2011.
  • Photographers represented by Magnum Photos and their immediate relatives are not eligible.


Inge Morath Award
c/o The Magnum Foundation
151 West 25th Street, 5th Floor
NY 10001 New York

phone: (212) 684-4195
fax: (212) 684-0760

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