Grants, fellowships & awards for May and June

GrantsQuick reminder: This list of grants, fellowships and awards is curated by AIR staff and provided as a benefit of AIR membership.The complete list is available here, but requires an active AIR account. If you find this sample and other information on our website valuable, please consider joining AIR.


• So You Think You Can Pod (Australians only; sorry!)
Deadline: May 9, 2016
Details: $3,000 cash, an audio production kit and six months of mentorship for the contest winner, whose work will be selected by Reply All’s Pj Vogt, Mystery Show’s Starlee Kine, Ingredipedia’s Ben Birchall and Wheeler Centre digital manager Jon Tjhia.


• Points North Fellowship
Deadline: May 27, 2016 (early applications)
Details: Six $2,000 grants for filmmakers or teams that are working on feature-length documentaries, mentorship, workshops, and a public pitch session, plus housing, travel and full passes to the Camden International Film Festival and the Cinema Eye Honors award party and nominees party.


• Eisenhower Fellowship
Deadline: June 6, 2016
Details: Funding for four to five weeks of international travel for exceptional mid-career professionals to pursue an individually-designed program in their field of interest.