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 Fast Track, Fiscal Sponsorship, Producing Lab, Project Involve and the Sloan Distribution Grant.

Questions? Email us at artistdevelopment@filmindependent.org.


The Camera Division Grant

Deadline (extended): April 12, 2019
More Information • Applications currently closed


Directing Lab 2019

Non-Member Deadline: August 13, 2018
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: August 27, 2018
More Information • Applications currently closed


Documentary Lab 2019

Non-Member Deadline: December 3, 2018
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: December 17, 2018
More Information • Applications currently closed


EFILM | Deluxe Feature Film Grant 2018

Deadline: October 2, 2018
More Information • Applications currently closed


Episodic Lab 2019

Non-Member Deadline: February 11, 2019
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: February 27, 2019
Sloan Episodic Lab Grant Deadline: February 27, 2019
More Information • Applications currently closed


Fast Track 2019 + Sloan Fast Track Grant

One Fellow participating in Fast Track 2019 will receive a $20,000 grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Non-Member Deadline: June 24, 2019
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: July 8, 2019
More Information • Applications OPEN


Fiscal Sponsorship

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


Producing Lab 2019 + Sloan Producers Grant

One Fellow participating in the 2019 Producing Lab will receive a $30,000 grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Non-Member Deadline: June 4, 2019
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: June 18, 2019
More Information • Applications OPEN


Project Involve 2020

Non-Member Deadline: July 15, 2019
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: July 29, 2019
More Information • Applications OPEN


Screenwriting Lab 2019

Non-Member Deadline: October 22, 2018
Film Independent Member Extended Deadline: November 5, 2018
More Information • Applications currently closed


Sloan Distribution Grant

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


Mailing Instructions

DVD work samples (if applicable) can be mailed to:

FILM INDEPENDENT
ARTIST DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
5670 Wilshire Blvd., 9th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90036

You must write your NAME, PROJECT TITLE, and APPLICATION ID# on your DVD (not the mailing envelope).