Who can apply?

  • Applications are accepted from students with their graduation film project attending NRW film academies recognised by one of the established film school associations.

What are the funding conditions?

  • As a rule, the level of support can be up to 20,000 Euros, but no more than 80% of the costs.
  • The support is allocated in the form of a grant.

How does it work?

  • A consultation is required before submitting an application.
  • The information and documents required for the application are set out in the application forms.
  • The funding decisions are taken by a jury.
  • There are two submission dates each year.

Service Centre

  • Submission dates and all further documents can be found here.


Sabrina Schneider
Low Budget/Young Talent
Tel. +49-211-930 50-76
Roman Roitman
Low Budget/Documentaries
Tel. +49-211-930 50-77