The Ian Parry Scholarship 2019 NOW OPEN!


Rohingya ethnic minority people are entering from the Anjuman Para Boarder near Cox’s Bazar after a whole day wait in the no man’s land on November 02, 2017. From Rohingya Crisis: Through Despair there is Hope © Salahuddin Ahmed

Entrants must submit a portfolio and a clear proposal of a project they would undertake if they won the scholarship.

To apply, click here 

There is no entry fee.

Benefits include:

Each winner will receive $3,500 towards their chosen project.

Canon Europe continues to support the Scholarship and loans equipment to the winners.

Attend a portfolio review day with leading industry experts in London.

Mentorship Programme, we offer a year-long personal Mentorship to the winner of The Canon Award for Potential. The 2019 mentor is former Ian Parry Award recipient and highly respected Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen.

The winner of The Canon Award for Potential will have the opportunity to take part in the Transmissions Programme at Visa Pour L’Image in Perpignan.

World Press Photo, automatically accepts the winner of the Achievement Award into its final list of nominees for the Joop Swart Masterclass in Amsterdam.

Your work will appear in The Sunday Times Magazine, our media sponsor.