2022 GRANT WINNER
Misper Apawu is a freelance photographer based in Accra, Ghana. She graduated from the University of Cape Coast with a BSc in Marketing in 2020 but later followed her zeal to tell stories with images.
Misper’s work focuses on social issues, particularly her interest in telling impactful stories about women, sports, and the environment. She enjoys telling stories of athletes’ daily lives beyond action images on the field. Her passion for sports photography comes from telling stories about her experiences as a sportswoman before she found photography.
She is a member of African women in photography and World Press’s African photojournalism database.