Morgan/O’Neill Underwater Photography Grant

Women Divers Hall of Fame


Grant amount: US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Nov 17, 2018 9:00pm PST

Applicant type: Working Professional

Funding uses: Conference, Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Gender restriction: Female

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Overview:

The Women Divers Hall of Fame (WDHOF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring and raising awareness of the contributions of outstanding women divers. WDHOF provides educational, mentorship, financial, and career opportunities to the diving community throughout the world. Each year, WDHOF awards scholarships and training grants that provide financial and educational support to individuals of all ages, particularly those who are preparing for professional careers that involve diving.

Morgan/O'Neill Underwater Photography Grant

A $2,000 grant will be awarded to a qualified female photographer of any age to continue her professional development in the field of underwater photography. The successful applicant will be a serious, career-minded woman with the intent to (continue to) develop her career in underwater photography. The grant may be used to fund master digital workshops or other developmental classes in underwater photography, and funds will be paid directly to the instructional facility—not to the recipient. 

This grant is sponsored by Frank Boulanger and WDHOF member Erin O’Neill in memory of WDHOF member Ella Jean Morgan.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Qualified female photographer of any age.
  • Applicants must be certified divers with significant dive experience.

Ineligibility:

  •  The grant may not be used to buy equipment.