Alexia Foundation for World Peace - Photojournalism Grant: Promotes the power of photojournalism to give voice to social injustice, to respect history lest we forget it and to understand cultural difference as our strength. Enables a photographer to have the financial ability to produce a substantial picture story that furthers the Foundation's goals of promoting world peace and cultural understanding. Award is $15,000.
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication: Offers research/teaching grants and professional awards, averaging under $5,000.
Center for Documentary Studies - Dorthea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize: Funds collaborative work by a writer and a photographer in the formative or fieldwork stages of a documentary project. Submissions on any subject are welcome. Award is $20,000.
Charles Stewart Mott Foundation: Supports projects that promote a just, equitable and sustainable society; assist emerging civil societies in Central/Eastern Europe, Russia and South Africa.
Ethics & Excellence in Journalism Foundation: Invests in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills, and opportunities needed to advance principled, probing news and information.
McCormick Foundation- Journalism Program: Funds educational programs, fellowships, monitoring, research, advocacy, and training. Awards average $50,000.
National Communication Association: Seeks proposals for work that will advance the discipline of communication. Average awards are up to $5,000.
Open Society Institute: Works to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens. Initiatives include Arts & Culture Program (promotes cultural and artistic collaboration throughout the Soros foundations network; fosters structural changes in cultural policy; and helps develop an autonomous and innovative arts sector) and Special Initiatives (supports a set of global grant-giving projects that build upon the Soros network's strengths in promoting human rights and accountability). Awards average $10,000.
Wallace Global Fund: Seeks to promote an informed and engaged citizenry, to fight injustice, and to protect the diversity of nature and the natural systems upon which all life depends; includes independent media and media policy.