Emerging Producers Bursary Programme

Posted Tuesday 12 Sep 2023

Emerging Producers Bursary Programme

Producers and content creators working in all science and non-fiction media are encouraged to apply for this programme, including those working in digital media, social media and gaming. The Programme offers up-and-coming producers and content creators working in science, history, wildlife and non-fiction media a range of support, including accreditation and networking opportunities for the 2023 World Congress of Science and Factual Producers , presented by the World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP).

The goal of the programme is to welcome and support diverse emerging talent and encourage a new generation of Congress members. 

The 2023 Emerging Producers Bursary recipients will be offered legacy discounts on accreditation for the 2024 and 2025 WCSFP, further allowing new members to return annually to Congress.

Applicants will be required to provide the following information in their application:

  • A short bio
  • A current CV
  • A video or audio work sample (must be in English or subtitled in English)
  • A letter of support from a broadcaster or senior producer OR In lieu of a letter of support, digital media content creators may submit a letter detailing their audience reach, including information on how they interact with their audiences and numbers indicating their audience and social media reach.

Extended deadline 22 September, 2023

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