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Our travel support program provides funding towards the cost of travel for Western Australian practitioners to attend relevant interstate and international markets and conferences, or festivals and awards.

Financial support may also be offered to cover the cost of online registration to attend markets and conferences, through specialised programs.

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Travel – Skills Development and Exposure

Please note: travel funding applications have been suspended until such time travel restrictions are reduced to a reasonable level. The Screenwest travel funding program is also being reviewed.

Travel – Skills Development and Exposure provides a contribution towards the cost of travel to enable emerging to mid-level Western Australian film, television and digital practitioners to attend relevant markets, conferences, festivals, awards and skills development opportunities held interstate or internationally.

For Screenwest funding purposes, an emerging to mid-level practitioner is defined as having less than two recognised credits.

There are three categories in which Screenwest will consider funding for emerging to mid-level practitioners:

  • Markets & Conferences
  • Festivals and Awards
  • Skills Development

Please refer to the below guidelines for info on eligibility, funding caps, application materials required and other general conditions.

Guidelines

Application Materials

Aquittal Forms

Required Reading

How to Apply

Download and complete the application form. Applications can be emailed to funding@screenwest.com.au.

Applicants should forward all required application materials in a single email. Application materials are not to be emailed directly to individual staff members.

For emails larger than 8MB, send through Screenwest’s Hightail Account.

Travel – Business and Marketing

Please note: travel funding applications have been suspended until such time travel restrictions are reduced to a reasonable level. The Screenwest travel funding program is also being reviewed.

Provides a contribution towards the costs of travel to enable experienced Western Australian film, television and digital practitioners with two eligible credits to attend relevant markets, festivals and awards held interstate or internationally.

For Screenwest funding purposes, an experienced practitioner is defined as having at least two recognised credits in the role relevant to the opportunity that can be any combination of the following: broadcast credit; theatrically distributed feature film credits; a commercially produced and released online project.

There are two categories in which Screenwest will consider funding for experienced practitioners:

  • Markets
  • Festivals & Awards

Read the below guidelines for info on eligibility, funding caps, credits, application materials required and other general conditions.

Guidelines

Application Materials

Aquittal Forms

Required Reading

How to Apply

Download and complete the application form. Applications can be emailed to funding@screenwest.com.au.

Applicants should forward all required application materials in a single email. Application materials are not to be emailed directly to individual staff members.

For emails larger than 8MB, send through Screenwest’s Hightail Account.

Emergence Creative 2021 - Screen Stream Pass Support

Applications are closed.

Screenwest is offering up to 5 Western Australian screen practitioners Screen Stream passes to participate in the Emergence Creative program in 2021.

The Emergence Creative Festival, held in Margaret River from 9 to 11 June 2021, is centred on innovation and originality with a theme of making space for creativity.

Fusing creative thinking and culture, the Emergence Creative program is designed for those in roles and industries that require idea generation, creative strategy development, and innovation through collaboration and agile problem solving.

A Screen Stream pass will give you access to three screen focused sessions and the Closing night of Emergence Creative in Margaret River. Please note, this pass does not provide access to the full conference and other sessions.

This support is for A Screen Stream Pass only. It is expected successful applicants will also cover the cost of their own travel to and from the event.

Guidelines

Required Reading

How to Apply

Applications will be accepted through the Screenwest SmartyGrants Portal during the submission period.

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