Application for the 2019 MediaMaker Fellowship

Note: In an attempt to better align the MediaMaker Fellowship application with other similar opportunities, sections 2 through 6 of this application are compliant with IDA's Documentary Core Application. Section 7 contains questions specific to BAVC's MediaMaker Fellowship.

You must become a BAVC member at any level by the application deadline - 5:00 PM PT on Friday, January 11th 2019 - to have your application considered. Membership levels range in price from $10 (with proof of low income status) to $135. All memberships are good for one year from the purchase date. Applicants who do not have an active BAVC membership by the deadline will be disqualified. Sign up for membership at

1. Applicant Information
Contact Information

Current Street Address

Ex: 2727 Mariposa St. 

ex: San Francisco

Demographic Information
BAVC requests the following information in order to ensure that the MediaMaker Fellowship is able to continue supporting as diverse a cohort of filmmakers as possible. Your responses will only be seen by the selection committee and will not be shared with a third party or the public in any way. All information is completely voluntary and is not required in order to submit a complete application.

2. Project Description

3. Audience and Distribution

4. Key Creative Personnel

5. Fundraising Strategy and Project Budget

6. Work Sample
Provide a link to an online work sample for the project you're applying with. Use a Vimeo, Blip, YouTube, or any other URL that allows for instant streaming, and include the password or other login information, if necessary, in the field below. 

URL for the work sample. Do not include any other text or spaces here, and use the full URL starting with http://.

7. Supplemental Information
Fellowship-Specific Questions

Professional References

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