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Grants of up to $20,000 and grants of up to $35,000 and in-kind technical support to Washington, DC nonprofit organizations for video projects that tell a unique story about a DC community or neighborhood. Funding is intended for direct program costs, including salary, honoraria, and consulting fees for individuals working on the project.
DC DOCS provides post-production financial and capacity-building resources to established filmmakers interested in telling a humanities story about Washington, DC through a documentary feature or short film. DC DOCS grants are driven by the final film’s inclusion as a part of an online archive and a public showcase. One of the many things that makes HumanitiesDC’s grant programs unique is the close partnership awarded grantees forge with HumanitiesDC grants officers to ensure that their projects result in an academically authoritative, technically polished final products that will be of continued benefit to students, researchers, and the residents of Washington, DC as part of the DC Digital Museum, a permanent digital archive administered by HumanitiesDC.
The DC DOCS program accepts applications to fund post-production of a documentary short (running time of 40 minutes or less, including all credits) or feature film (greater than 40 minutes). Prospective projects should:
For allowable costs, see https://humanitiesdc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/2021-DC-DOCS-RFP-FINAL.pdf#page=6.
GrantWatch ID#: 185743
Applicants may request up to $20,000 for a short film or up to $35,000 for a feature film.
Project Period: July 1, 2021 – February 15, 2022
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply Online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=wdchumanities
Andrea Carroll McNeil, Grants Manager
1140 3rd Street NE, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC 20002
USA: Washington, DC
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