Ian Parry Scholarship
Ian Parry Scholarship

The Ian Parry Scholarship 2021


To enter this year’s Ian Parry Scholarship, you will need to be 24 or younger or enrolled on a full-time recognised photographic course. Your application should contain the following information:

Canon Europe continues to support the Scholarship and loans equipment to the winners.Attend a portfolio review day with leading industry experts in London (covid permitting).Mentorship Programme, we offer a year-long personal Mentorship to the winner of The Canon Award for Potential.Both winners will have the opportunity to take part in the Transmissions Programme at Visa Pour L’Image in Perpignan.World Press Photo, automatically accepts the winner of the Achievement Award into its final list of nominees for the Joop Swart Masterclass in Amsterdam.Your work will appear in The Sunday Times Magazine, our media sponsor.

Scholarship Amount:

Each winner will receive $3,500 towards their chosen project.

Important Dates

9th July, 2021


  • Your name, date of birth, permanent address, personal email address, personal telephone number, and if applicable, college, course title and course tutor.
  • A project description giving us details of the portfolio you have uploaded for this application and 12 extended caption
  • A project proposal telling us how winning the Ian Parry Scholarship and $3500, would enable you to continue with the above project or how it would enable you to start a new photographic project.
  • A portfolio of 12 (low resolution) photographs, either a photo essay or individual photos.
  • Extended captions for each image as a word document. Please follow the instructions on our submit form carefully.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply Online only

Last Date

The last date for application is 09th July, 2021

Contact Details

For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link. http://www.ianparry.org/scholarship/