National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) Bursary South Africa 2021 – 2022

ABOUT THE COMPANY – NFVF

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) was formed in order to ensure substantial growth of the film and video industry in South Africa, by providing funding for the development and training of filmmakers, as well as for producing, developing, distribution and marketing films

The NFVF is a statutory body and an agency of the Department of Arts and Culture. The main objectives of the NFVF are to increase the accessibility of South African films; to increase the number of films in South Africa and the number of producers for previously disadvantaged backgrounds; to increase the amount of training within the film industry and in scarce skills areas; to locally and internationally promote the film industry of South Africa.
 

ABOUT THE BURSARY PROGRAMME – FIELDS COVERED

The NFVF bursary application is for Film & TV Studies (Undergraduate and Postgraduate Diploma/ Degree). Students who are pursuing their studying (or intend on pursuing their studies) within the film and television industry, at an accredited South African tertiary institute, may be eligible to apply.

 

The bursary excludes performance arts and acting courses.

It will be awarded based on 2 factors: academic merit and financial need. The bursary is not repayable.

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For further information, visit: http://www.nfvf.co.za//home/index.php?ipkMenuID=&ipkArticleID=577
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum entry criteria before applying (please note that failure to satisfy all the requirements will lead to your application not being considered):

 

HOW TO APPLY FOR THE BURSARY

Applications must be done online at https://nfvf.praxisgms.co.za

You will be required to register an account before you can log in and proceed with your bursary application.
 

Submit clear copies of the following supporting documentation along with your online application (the submission of these documents is compulsory – if any items are missing, your application be disregarded):

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*Please note that certified documentation must not be older than 3 months old.
 

CLOSING DATE

National bursary: 30 August 2021  (at 17:00).
International bursary: 31 August 2021 (at 17:00).

(Applications submitted after this date will not be accepted – please apply before the closing date to ensure your application is considered.)

 

CONTACT THE BURSARY PROVIDER

For any queries related to this bursary programme, please contact the NFVF directly:
The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF)
Email: training@nfvf.co.za

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South African Bursaries Open All Year Round