Grants & Funding

How I Got That Grant: Winning a Pulitzer Center Travel Grant

May 7, 2018

By David Walker

© Sean Gallagher

From Sean Gallagher’s project about desertification in China, the first of several projects he’s funded in part with Pulitzer Center grants.

Photography grants are usually awarded once a year, with no repeat winners. The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, by contrast, awards more than 100 travel grants every year on a rolling basis, and it builds relationships with journalists of all media who often win multiple grants over time. “It’s an open process, there’s no deadline, and they are likely to...

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