Grants & Funding

Fund Your Work: Daniel Castro Garcia Explains How He Won the 2017 W. Eugene Smith Grant

January 3, 2018

By David Walker

Daniel Castro Garcia

An Image from Daniel Castro Garcia’s project “Foreigner: I Peri N’Tera,” which explores the experiences of African migrants in southern Italy.

Daniel Castro Garcia recently won the $35,000 W. Eugene Smith Grant for his ongoing project called “Foreigner: I Peri N’Tera,” an investigation of life in Sicily for young migrants and refugees from Africa. Castro Garcia initiated the project in 2015 in response to what he felt were troubling media representations of migrants. “I have a decent idea of what migration...

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