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List of Film Grants available Worldwide

Upcoming International Film Grants available to filmmakers living anywhere in the world.

It's easy, just see the grants's requirements and then enter the documents they require to fund your film.

International Film Funding

Whickers World Foundation

Documentary Fund for Emerging Filmmakers

The Film & TV Funding Award is awarded annually to an emerging filmmaker from anywhere in the world with the most promising pitch for a director-led documentary.

Alfred P. Sloan Episodic Lab Grant

TV Series Development Grant
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation will award one participant of the Film Independent Episodic Lab a $20,000 development grant.

Climate Story Fund

Fund Environmental Documentaries

We are looking for creative nonfiction projects that can complete production this year with support from the Climate Story Fund. Awards in this round of the fund will range between $20,000 and $100,000.

World Cinema Fund

Cultural Features and Documentaries

The World Cinema Fund supports exclusively the production and distribution of feature films and feature-length documentaries.

Vision Sud East

Co Production and Distribution with Switzerland

The fund supports film productions from Asia, Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe, aims at making them visible worldwide and guarantees their distribution in Switzerland. 

Sundance Institute Documentary Fund

Human Rights Documentary

The Sundance Institute Documentary Film Program (DFP) prioritizes support for independent nonfiction films with budgets under $1,000,000 USD.

MIPDOC Project Pitch Competition

Pitch Factual and Documentary Content
Submit your documentary to #MIPDOC Project Pitch in #Cannes and you could be a finalist on stage pitching for funding and co-production opportunities.

MIPFormats International Pitch

Unscripted TV Series Competition
Pitch your Unscripted TV idea to MIPFormat experts in Cannes and turn your creativity into successful TV content.

Alfred P. Sloan Producers Grant

Feature Film Producers Worldwide

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation will award one participant of the Film Independent Producing Lab the annual Sloan Producers Grant of $30,000 with which to further develop their project.