CENTER SUBMISSION FORMS

Thank you for sharing your work with CENTER in 2024. Please read the general guidelines below before submitting your work to ensure a smooth process.

EARLY DISCOUNT DEADLINE • January 28, 2024 - 11:59 PM Mountain Time

FINAL DEADLINE • February 25, 2024 - 11:59 PM Mountain Time

HOW TO UPLOAD YOUR WORK: 

• Before submission, if you haven't already, please fill out the application form and pay on the CENTER website before uploading your work. Jurors will not review unpaid submissions. If you want to add a category or images (great!), please write to whitney@visitcenter.org to expedite.

1. Login or create an account with the CENTER + Submittable system - A standard Submittable login will not work here.

2. Click on the 'SUBMIT' buttons below to upload your project files and statement for each category. If your files are organized correctly based on our upload requirements, the submission process is quick (estimated time to upload 2-5 minutes).

3. You must upload to each of your categories separately. Remember: Submissions DO NOT auto-populate over to other categories.                                     

4. Once all your information is uploaded, click on the "Save" button to submit your work. To save a draft and finish uploading later, click "Save as Draft".

QUESTIONS?:
• Login not working? You most likely do not have a CENTER-specific Submittable account. Create an account here. Please contact Submittable's team at support@submittable.com if you have password reset issues, as CENTER's team is unable to assist with login problems.
Visit our FAQs & Guidelines for application information or email us at programs@visitcenter.org with any questions.

CENTER's premier event, the Review Santa Fe Photo Symposium, is a conference that includes juried portfolio reviews for photographers seeking audience expansion, critical discussion, and community connection. Scheduled to take place November 1 - 3, 2024, in historic downtown Santa Fe, New Mexico.

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

PACKAGE • (100) Invited participants will receive up to 9 portfolio reviews, inclusion in the Review Santa Fe Photographers Listing, Portfolio Walk Public Exposition, and more.

SUBMIT • 15 - 20 images and a project statement limited to 400 words

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

The Project Development Grant provides financial support to a fine art, reportage, or documentary work-in-progress. 

PACKAGE • The (1) grant recipient receives $5,000, admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications, and more.

JUROR • Gregory Harris – Keough Family Curator of Photography, High Museum of Art

SUBMIT • 7 - 10 images and a project statement limited to 400 words.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

The Project Launch Grant offers financial support to a completed, or nearly completed, documentary project or fine art series. 

PACKAGE • The (1) grant recipient receives $7,500, admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentations, Featured Publications, and more.

JUROR • Jehan Jillani – Visuals Editor, The Atlantic

SUBMIT • 15 - 20 images and a project statement limited to 400 words.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

The Me&Eve Award supports a female or LGBTQIA+ identifying photographer, 40 years of age and over.

PACKAGE • The (1) award recipient receives $2,500, admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications, and more.

JUROR • Eve Schillo – Associate Curator, Wallis Annenberg Photography Department, Los Angeles County Museum of Art

SUBMIT • 15 - 20 images and a project statement limited to 400 words.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any questions.

The Multimedia Award recognizes an outstanding storyteller using lens-based media to create narrative-driven projects, open, but not limited to, photography, video, new media, installation, and web-based works.

PACKAGE • The (1) award recipient receives admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications, and more.

JUROR • David Barreda – Senior Photo Editor, National Geographic

SUBMIT • Up to 6 images or video files*, singular or from a series, and a project statement limited to 400 words.
     *Please contact us to add more than 6 files to your submission. There is a $5 charge for each additional file up to 20.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

The Personal Award recognizes work engaging in the exploration, expression, the power of self-representation or underrepresented experiences. Projects related to identity, self-improvement, mental health, individualism, accessibility, disability, or other topics are invited to apply. A broad interpretation of the theme is encouraged.

PACKAGE • The (1) award recipient receives admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications,  and more.

JUROR • Kristen Gresh – Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Senior Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

SUBMIT • Up to 6 images*, singular or from a series, and a project statement limited to 400 words.

*Please contact us to add more than 6 files to your submission. There is a $5 charge for each additional file up to 20.
   **Please note the 'CENTER Awards Trio Package' payment covers submission fees to all three CENTER Awards (Personal, Social, and Environmental). However, you must submit your files to each category, as submissions do not transfer over.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

The Socially Engaged Award recognizes work addressing social issues. All projects exploring social topics or themes are eligible. A broad and inclusive interpretation of the theme is encouraged.

PACKAGE: The (1) award recipient receives admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications,  and more.

JUROR • Noelle Flores Théard – Senior Digital Photo Editor, The New Yorker

SUBMIT • Up to 6 images*, singular or from a series, and a project statement limited to 400 words.
       *Please contact us to add more than 6 files to your submission. There is a $5 charge for each additional file up to 20.
       **Please note the 'CENTER Awards Trio Package' payment covers submission fees to all three CENTER Awards (Personal, Social Justice, and Environmental). However, you must submit your files to each category, as submissions do not transfer over.
 

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

The Environmental Award recognizes work focusing on the state of the ecological environment. Topics may include but are not limited to, conservation, biodiversity, ecology, climate change, or other issues concerning the natural world. All projects exploring ecological relationships, topics, or themes are eligible. A broad and inclusive interpretation of the theme is encouraged.

PACKAGE • The (1) award recipient receives admission to Review Santa Fe, Exhibition at the Turchin Center, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications, and more.

JUROR • Sabine Meyer – Photography Director, National Audubon Society

SUBMIT • Up to 6 images*, singular or from a series, and a project statement limited to 400 words.
  *Please contact us to add more than 6 files to your submission. There is a $5 charge for each additional file up to 20.
  **Please note the 'CENTER Awards Trio Package' payment covers submission fees to all three CENTER Awards (Personal, Social, and Environmental). However, you must submit your files to each category, as submissions do not transfer over.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.

CENTER sponsors documentary projects that educate the public about critical environmental and social issues for the Blue Earth Fiscal Sponsorship. We will consider proposals of any geographic scope involving the photographic and motion picture mediums. 

This Fiscal Sponsorship does not include direct project funding or grants. You are solely responsible for seeking funding on your own. 

SELECTION COMMITTEE • Blue Earth Council Members

PACKAGE • 1-Year Sponsorship, admission to Review Santa Fe, Professional Development Seminars, Project Presentation, Featured Publications, and more.

SUBMIT • Up to 20 images and videos from a recent body of work, project proposal, budget, schedule, resume, sources, and references.

QUESTIONS • Visit our FAQ & GUIDELINES page for more information. Email programs@visitcenter.org with any additional questions.