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NYU Students: Apply for a Pond5
Filmmaker-First Award

Pond5 is proud to offer four student winners help to complete their NYU Tisch film projects.

Pitch-deck submissions will be judged on the following criteria:

Preparation: A clearly thought-out production, budgeting, and distribution strategy

Story: A fresh, unique script that entices readers to visualize the story on screen

Vision: Conveys what the film will look like, in line with the scope of the production

Creativity: A concept that exhibits the filmmaker’s distinct point of view

For FAQs and full Terms and Conditions, click here.

INTERMEDIATE PROJECTS

Two awards will be granted in the following amounts:

$500 towards production budget

ADVANCED PROJECTS

Two awards will be granted in the following amounts:

$750 towards production budget plus $250 Pond5 media credits

SUBMISSIONS DUE: March 15th

WINNERS SELECTED: April 5th

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