2016 Scholarship Winners Announced

A young Daasanach fisherman guts and cleans a fish on the Eastern shore of Lake Turkana near the boarder of Ethiopia and Kenya. The Daasanach are Kenya's second smallest tribe with between 60,000-80,000 members. They are traditionally nomadic, roaming between the two countries although with continued drought over the last 20 years about 30% have looked to the lake for food and income in fishing. © Christena Dowsett
A young Daasanach fisherman guts and cleans a fish on the Eastern shore of Lake Turkana near the boarder of Ethiopia and Kenya. The Daasanach are Kenya’s second smallest tribe with between 60,000-80,000 members. They are traditionally nomadic, roaming between the two countries although with continued drought over the last 20 years about 30% have looked to the lake for food and income in fishing. Photo © Christena Dowsett – 2016 Scholarship Winner

Congratulations to the 2016 FPW Scholarship Winners:

João Castellano, Brazil
Christena Dowsett, USA
Nariman El-Mofty, Egypt
Kiana Hayeri, Canada/Iran
Shiraaz Mohamed, South Africa
Younes Mohammad, Iraq
Kevin Ouma, Kenya
Ray Ochieng Olewe, Kenya
Jonathan Rashad, Egypt
Rahul Shah, India

We hope to see all of you in Cape Town in July!

Scholarship entries were judged by Foundry instructors Adriana Zehbrauskas and Kirsten Luce.

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