Loreen Arbus Grant

Loreen Arbus Grant

Through the generosity of Loreen Arbus, New York Women in Film and Television has established the Loreen Arbus Disability Awareness Grant. The film completion grant for $7,500 will be awarded to a woman filmmaker for a film on physical or developmental disability issues. Directors and producers are eligible to apply.

Films may be of any length or genre. The Grant will be awarded to help complete a work-in-progress. Films must have completed principle photography to be eligible. Finished films are not eligible. Filmmakers must be US-based.

How to Apply

Please fill out the application available on the link below, and send that with the following supplemental information as separate PDFs to grants@nywift.org:

You always need a Film Business Plan to get funding from investors.

1. Application form
2. 2 - 4 page description of the project
3. Project budget, indicating amount raised to date
4. List of key creative personnel with one-paragraph bios
5. Online link of the work-in-progress


Contact Victoria Vasquez at 212-679-0870, ext. 39, or grants@nywift.org.

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