The call for applicants from the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) for applications for their annual National Bursary programme is out. If you are interested in getting skills and qualifications to work in the creative industry this is your chance.
The focus is on production so Live Performance or Acting diplomas/degrees are excluded.
Who should apply:
Be a South African citizen
Have a good academic record
Demonstrate a need for financial assistance
Be registered or provisionally registered to study for a full time undergraduate or postgraduate diploma or degree in film/TV disciplines at an accredited South African tertiary institution.
Preference will be given to students enrolled at public tertiary institutions.
Applications must be accompanied by a detailed motivation why you should be awarded a bursary together with all the certified copies of supporting documents indicated in the application form.
How to apply
You can apply by completing an online application which you'll find here: NFVF bursary application form. You need to register on the application portal to access the form.
Applications won't be considered if:
- The application form is incomplete or wrong information is provided,
- Supporting documents are missing or not certified,
Please note: Applications sent via fax or email will not be considered.
Application deadline: 31 August 2016 at midnight.
If you have queries about the application process and qualifying criteria, you can email Lebohang Khunou at email@example.com.