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NYC Womens Fund for Media, Music and Theatre

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NYC Womens Fund for Media, Music and Theatre

The NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre provides grants to encourage and support the creation of digital, film, music, television, and live theatre content that reflects the voices and perspectives of all who identify as women. The program provides finishing grants for film, television, and digital projects as well as production funds for live theatre.

Projects are eligible if they feature a strong female perspective and/or include a female-identified director, producer or female protagonist(s).

Film grants will be given in the following categories (with maximim amounts listed):

  • Fiction Feature (running time of 60 minutes or more) - $50,000
  • Fiction Short (running time of 59 minutes or less) - $25,000
  • Fiction Webisode/Webseries (all forms) - $20,000
  • Documentary Feature (running time of 60 minutes or more) - 50,000
  • Documentary Short (running time of 59 minutes or less) - $25,000
  • Documentary Webisodes/Webseries (all lengths and forms) - $20,000

This is the second round of a $5 million, three-year program made possible through the City of New York Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME). The NYC Women's Fund for Media, Music and Theatre will be available for one additional award cycle opening in Summer 2020 (for 2021).

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