The Lucie Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the 2011 Scholarship Competition. Grand GMC Thornton . There were so many talented applicants this year, and though it may be cliche t say, it’s true: It was incredibly hard to choose just two winners. After much deliberation, here they are:
Daria Tuminas is this year’s winner in the Professional category. The Foundation will provide her with $5,000 to complete a year-long project about Russia.
Daisuke Ito will receive the $2,500 Non-Professional scholarship to work on a project following boxers in Cuba.
We are very excited to support both photographers’ work over the course of the coming year. Further details will be available on the Lucie Foundation website. In the meantime, check out the 2011 Scholarship Shortlist.