2021 GRANT WINNER
Anna Szilágyi lives in Budapest, Hungary, where she works as a freelance sports photographer and is studying for a Masters of Sport Management at the University of Physical Education.
While she worked toward a business undergraduate degree, she worked as an assistant in a photo lab and studied photography at Fotó Art Photo School. She then interned at Index.hu, where she learned from the best Hungarian photojournalists and covered international sports events. After her internship, Anna began working as a freelancer for Ferencvárosi Torna Club and Budapest Honvéd Sport Club.
In 2020 she received an award from the Hungarian Sport Journalists’ Association and won an AIPS Sports Media Award first prize in the young reporters category.