Scholarship Detail

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Student Film Awards

Program Information

Deadline Month: June
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $2,000 - $5,000
The Academy awards a first ($5,000), second ($3,000), and third ($2,000) place in four categories (alternative, animation, documentary, and narrative) for student filmmakers who are full-time students at an accredited institution. The film must be made in the context of a teacher-student relationship within the curricular structure of the institution. Winning entries are forwarded to the Directors Guild of America Student Film Award. A compilation film of the Gold-medal Award-winning films may be requested via Scholarship Connection for students who are interested in film making.
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website, Organization Address or Phone

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
Area of Study: Arts and Humanities
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, Other Visa Status

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Full entry rules are available at the organization website. They are only accepting 1/2" DVD entries for the first round of the competition.

Further Information

Student Film Awards Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences