Eyes on Main Street Photo-Reportage Grant

Eyes on Main Street Inc is now accepting applications for the inaugural photo-reportage grant.One photographer will be selected to receive a $2,000 grant that will enable the photographer to capture a photo-reportage anywhere in the world.Funds are restricted and can only be used for travel expenses including airline tickets, accommodation, car hire and food.

The resulting photo-reportage will be featured during the 6th Edition of the Eyes on Main Street Wilson Outdoor Festival (April to August 2020). https://www.eyesonmainstreetwilson.com

Applications are open to photographers from any country, 18 years of age or older. In keeping with the mission of Eyes on Main Street to support photographers from all walks of life, there is no application fee attached to this opportunity. In addition to the application, each photographer should provide a brief cover letter about their proposed project -including proposed travel dates- and a CV that highlights their photography experience.

Photographers MUST have a website account that the Eyes on Main Street Photography Festival Curators can access. An Instagram account can be added to the application. The completed application package must be received by email eyesonmainstreetinc@gmail.com by 12.00AM EST April 15, 2019.

The selected photographer will be announced during the launch of the 5th edition of Eyes on Main Street on April 27, 2019. This photographer is required to enter a contract of agreement with Eyes on Main Street Inc. that outlines the grant requirements and usage rights. The photographer retains all copyright.

The selected photographer will be required to submit a portfolio of work created for the Eyes on Main Street Grant of 30 to 75 images by January 15, 2020.

We look forward to receiving your applications using this email:



Jerome De Perlinghi

Artistic Director


Download the form here

Photo-Reportage Grant