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Department Grants and Fellowships
Will Steacy, Tierney Fellow 2008-09Mary Button, Rosenberg Fellow 2007-08Nat Ward, Constantiner Grant Recipient, 2007-08

Thanks to the ongoing generosity of friends of Photography & Imaging, the department is able to offer several grants and awards to current students, graduating seniors and alumni in recognition of outstanding work and promising new ideas.

Images by Will Steacy, Tierney 2008; Mary Button, Rosenberg Fellowship Recipient 2007; and Nat Ward, Constantiner Recipient 2007

Alumni Creative Assistance Fund
The Alumni Creative Assistance Fund was established by alumni gifts to provide modest assistance for junior and senior projects. Students are eligible if they have qualified for financial aid through the Tisch Financial Aid Office. (This office will administer the disbursement of the grants, subsequent to departmental recommendations.) The names of all applicants will remain confidential. It is expected that applicants will have a minimum GPA of 3.0.  More
Constantiner Fellowship
Established in 2005 by collectors Leon and Michaela Constantiner, this $4000 fellowship enables one graduating senior to pursue a project based in New York City. More
Daniel Rosenberg Fellowship
Irv and Civia Rosenberg established the Daniel Rosenberg fellowship in 1989 in memory of their son Dan, who completed his B.F.A. degree in the Department of Photography in 1988. This $3000 fellowship is intended to enable one graduating senior to pursue a project involving travel. More
Thomas Drysdale Production Fund
Established in 2007 by alumni and friends, led by Tony Jaffe, Tisch,’86, the Tom Drysdale Production Fund is a permanent endowment to provide selected Photography and Imaging majors with completion assistance for creative, documentary or research projects.  More
Tierney Grant for Alumni
The Tierney Family Foundation established in 2003 a $5000 fellowship that is awarded annually to a Department of Photography & Imaging alumnus who has graduated within the past 2-7 years and has shown excellence in the field of photography. More
Tobias Awards
The Seth Tobias Awards are an endowment established in the department in memory of Mr. Seth Tobias, a major figure in the advertising field. All Tisch Photography & Imaging majors are invited to submit work for these three annual awards of $250 each.  More