Overview

Country: Guatemala
Location: Antigua, San Mateo, Cobán, Primavera 
Dates: Any time until April 2019 (preferably by the end of January 2019)
Project Length: 14 days
Project ID: 1938
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk

ABOUT THE PARTNER PROJECT

Established in 2004, this organization operates to create opportunities for Guatemalan youth to reach their academic, personal and professional potential, and thus transform their future. 

PROJECT DETAILS

The photographer will be introduced to the organization’s founders, staff and coordinators. He/she will attend their annual gathering with all scholars and parents in Antigua. As well, the photographer will visit the NGO’s partner project in San Mateo, along with project site in Santiago Zamora and Cobán. The images (and videos, if possible) will be used for reporting and fundraising purposes (mainly, on their website, social media and reports for existing donors).

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism (and videography) 

  • Experience using editing software (Photoshop, InDesign) 

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills 

  • Open to new experiences

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development and travelling abroad in developing nations

 

 

 

 

PROGRAM FEE

 $2,934 USD

Note: As per the NGO, you should expect approximately $320 out of pocket expenses based on your food and recreational preference.

Click here to learn about what program fees cover.


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