Getty offers $40,000 global photography grant for fair representation of disabilities

tourist asian chinese man with wheelchair showing checking camera device screen what they photographed at petaling street, kuala lumpur during sunset
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Getty images has announced a global Creative Grant programme worth $40,000 for photographers and videographers to support and encourage a greater authentic representation of disability communities. Entrants must apply before 30 June 2022.

In collaboration with Verizon Media, Getty launches this grant in the hopes of it elevating content creators to share and capture much-needed representation and visual stories that emphasise the “community” aspect of disability groups. 

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.