6 March, 2018 23:06

Opportunity for Students to Attend Palm Springs Photography Festival

Please contact Micajah Truitt by 3/15 if interested. mtruitt

We have 3 spots available. Here are the details:

The Palm Springs Photography Festival will take place May 6-11.

The Strong Workforce Grant is covering the following:

Daily Registration Fee from May 6-11th.

“All seminar pass” for activities May 6-11

Here is a list of the Seminars: http://2018.palmspringsphotofestival.com/seminars/

Symposiums: http://2018.palmspringsphotofestival.com/symposiums/

Hotel stay (1 person per room) for 5 nights, starting May 6th.

Breakfast, lunch, and Dinner on May 6th -11th (only covered within approved limits listed below)

Van Rental for the whole group to travel from Chula Vista to Palm Springs and back. Anyone not staying the entire time would have to provide their own transportation.

Anything else would cost extra including Workshops and Portfolio Reviews. Individuals would have to pay their own ways for those activities.

For a complete list of the schedule:


Main Festival Website:


Here are more details on Food:

Food is Reimbursed to a max of $45 per day with these limits:

$8 for Breakfast

$12 for Lunch

$25 for Dinner

All food purchased must have receipts submitted for verification.

Any receipts showing alcohol cannot be including as part of reimbursement. Grant money cannot be used to purchase alcohol.

It may take a month or two to get reimbursements.