Applicant Eligibility

Applicant Eligibility

This fellowship is open to people of color and/or LGTBQ+ filmmakers in the United States who are between the ages of 18 and 25 by the date of submission (April 30, 2021).

Applicants may apply as an individual (if the individual is the writer and director of the proposed project) or as a team. Teams may include up to three members. Teams must include at least one writer and one director. All applicants must be people of color and/or LGBTQ+. All fellows must commit to complete and deliver film by December 2021.

Three fellows will each receive a grant of $15,000 to produce their film, as well as master classes with top filmmakers, screenwriters, and producers to help bring their vision to life.

Application Dates

This application is now closed for submissions.