Filmmaking grants & fellowships
FILMMAKERS WITHOUT BORDERS supports emerging storytellers from around the world via filmmaking competitions, contests, and other initiatives. Prizes and honors are awarded to a variety of narrative, documentary, animation, experimental, and new media projects each year. Projects may be submitted to one of three distinct categories: Emerging Filmmakers, University Students, or K-12 Students. Honors recognize outstanding works of fiction, non-fiction, animation, and new media as well as achievement in directing, acting, editing, screenwriting, and more.
FILMMAKERS WITHOUT BORDERS (FWB) is an educational nonprofit organization that is dedicated to empowering the next generation of digital storytellers. Through various grants, awards, international fellowships, and educational resources, FWB helps emerging filmmakers around the world leverage the creative process as a means for interpreting their role in their society. A registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. EIN: 46-5335859. Learn more at filmmakerswithoutborders.org/about.