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You Can WIN $8000+ in Cash, Sony Alpha Gear & More!

  • A $5,000 grant to fund a specific, well-defined project
  • A full-frame Sony camera and lens (value of $3,000+) to shoot your project
  • A one-year full Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps subscription, courtesy of our friends at Adobe (value of $636), to edit your project
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  • The opportunity to have your project featured on AlphaUniverse.com and Sony Alpha social channels
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Sony Alpha Female provides a platform for photographers and videographers to share their stories and inspire the world with their creativity, passion, and drive. We aim to make the world a more equal, more representative, and more open place. With you by our side, there’s nothing holding us back.

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GRANT PROGRAM

Why YOU Should Apply

You have a photo or video project idea that you believe in, and this grant will help you bring it to life. Besides funding, we’ll provide the Sony gear to shoot on, Adobe software to edit with, and the opportunity to have your project seen worldwide by countless creators who will be inspired to create alongside you.

WORKSHOPS

September 28th, 2021

Win Brands As Your Clients

featuring Colette Peri

Learn how to build a portfolio, pitch your work and turn your creativity into a thriving career. Colette will give concrete tips and answer questions during this live, 1-hour event.

CLICK HERE to submit your questions before the program begins.

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  • Participate in our monthly challenges for a boost of creativity
  • Register for Alpha Female+ workshops to advance your goals
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JOIN The Challenge

From now until October 10, 2021, post your best children’s portraits on Instagram for your chance to win a Sony ZV-1. Follow and tag @sonyalphafemale and use #sonyalphafemale and #sonykids in your post for your chance to win a Sony ZV-1. The winner will be notified via DM on Instagram and you can see the Official Contest Rules for details.

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Current Challenge Winner
Sandee Lim

Congratulations to Sandee Lim (@finding.aim) for winning the Alpha Female+ #SonyMacro Challenge with this dragonfly image capturing using the Sony Alpha 6400 and Sony 90mm f/2.8 Macro G.

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