Applications

If you're ready to apply for one (or more!) of our labs or grants, you've come to the right place.

Applications are open for Producing Lab, Fiscal Sponsorship, and the Sloan Distribution Grant.

Questions? Email us at artistdevelopment@filmindependent.org.


The Camera Division Grant

Deadline: N/A
More Information • Applications currently closed


Directing Lab

Non-Member Deadline: N/A
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: N/A
More Information • Lab currently on hiatus


Documentary Lab 2021

Non-Member Deadline: December 17, 2020
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: December 23, 2020
More Information • Applications currently closed


EFILM | Deluxe Feature Film Grant

Deadline: N/A
More Information • Applications currently closed


Episodic Lab 2021

Non-Member Deadline: February 17, 2021
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: March 3, 2021
More Information • Applications currently closed


Fast Track 2021

Non-Member Deadline: June 23, 2021
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: July 7, 2021
More Information • Applications open April 21


Film Independent Camera Grant

Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
More Information • Applications currently closed


Film Independent + CNN Original Series Docuseries Intensive 2021

Deadline: N/A
More Information • Applications currently closed


Fiscal Sponsorship

Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
More Information • Applications OPEN


Producing Lab 2021

Non-Member Deadline: May 26, 2021
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: June 9, 2021
More Information • Applications OPEN


Project Involve 2021

Non-Member Deadline: September 14, 2020
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: September 28, 2020
LAIKA Animation Fellowship Deadline: December 2, 2020
More Information • Applications currently closed


Screenwriting Lab 2021

Non-Member Deadline: August 19, 2020
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: September 2, 2020
More Information • Applications currently closed


Sloan Distribution Grant

Applications accepted on a rolling basis.
More Information • Applications OPEN