The NFVF's bursary programme is aimed at building capacity by upskilling film and TV professionals for global competitiveness through its support of qualifying applicants for overseas studies which are not offered at South African tertiary institutions. However, Live Performance or Acting programmes are excluded.
This bursary will be awarded for the 2018 academic year with a cap of R250 000 inclusive of tuition and living expenses.
The applicant must:
Must apply six months before the course commences
Be a South African citizen
Have a good academic record
Demonstrate a need for a financial assistance
Be enrolled at an accredited overseas tertiary institution for a full time post graduate film/TV programme (the course must be commencing in September 2018 and not available in South Africa)
Applications must be accompanied by a detailed motivation as to why the applicant must be awarded a bursary together with all the supporting documents as indicated in the online application form.
Failure to provide all requested information will lead to an automatic disqualification of the application
No late applications will be considered
Should there be a change of contact details the onus is on the applicant to notify NFVF
For further information, please consult the NFVF Funding Policy available on a link below:
How to apply
Deadline for applications: 31 March 2018 at 17h00 CAT.
Failure to submit all the mandatory requirements will result in an automatic disqualification.