Documentary photography workshop open [Colombia]

Participants will learn creative steps to tell compelling stories through photography at Escuela Zona Cinco in Bogotá.

National Geographic Traveler hosts photo contest [Worldwide]

Photographers can enter digital photos to earn prizes including a photo expedition to the Galápagos Islands.

Grants available for women photographers [Worldwide]

Visual journalists can apply for up to US$5,000 in grants from Women Photograph, the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and ONA Bags.

Contest for photojournalists seeks entries [Russia]

Staff and freelance photographers can enter the Alexander Efremov Report Photography Competition.

Baalbeck's International Film Festival accepting submissions [Lebanon]

Filmmakers and students are invited to submit short films produced in 2016.

Summer school for journalists open [Eastern Europe, Central Asia]

Russian-speaking students, journalists, photographers and documentary filmmakers from Russia and neighboring countries can participate in this program in the Tver region.

Canon hosts contest for female photojournalists [Worldwide]

Professional photojournalists wishing to cover a social, economic, political or cultural subject can apply for an EUR8,000 (US$8,527) award.

Getty Images offers grants for editorial photography [Worldwide]

Photojournalists looking to pursue projects of personal and journalistic significance can apply for a US$10,000 grant.

Contest seeks photos of human rights issues, anti-corruption efforts [Worldwide]

Professional and amateur photographers can enter the Allard Prize Photography Competition.

Grant available for photo project [Worldwide]

Women photographers ages 30 and younger can apply for a US$5,000 award from the Magnum Foundation and the Inge Morath Foundation to complete a long-term documentary project.