Now accepting short films, feature films, documentaries and series pilots.

Every 6 months, up to two filmmakers will be awarded this production grant of up to $30,000 in production funds. We announce the winner(s) 6 weeks after each final deadline. See Application Guidelines below for all deadlines and more info.

Spring Cycle: January 1st submission open. June 30th submission deadline.
Fall Cycle: July 5th submission open. December 1st submission deadline.

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Rules and eligibility apply.
BETWEEN 2 AND 4 PROJECTS WILL BE SELECTED EACH YEAR, DEPENDING ON THE QUALITY OF APPLICANTS IN EACH APPLICATION CYCLE AS DETERMINED BY OUR JUDGES.
APPLY BEFORE THE NEXT DEADLINE!

Previous Winners

  • 13
    Director: Natasja Fourie
    Location: London, UK

    After being awarded the GRANT the filmmaker and her producing team were able to complete their finance plan and go in to production shortly thereafter. The completed film has now screened at the London Short Film Festival.

    13
  • Frolic ‘n Mae
    Director: Danny Madden
    Location: Los Angeles, CA

    After being awarded the GRANT the filmmakers and animators were able to complete their finance plan and go in to production shortly thereafter. The completed film was selected as a SHORT OF THE WEEK in mid 2017.

    Frolic ‘n Mae
  • Goldblooded
    Director: Tom Botchi
    Location: Los Angeles, CA

    Grant details: After being awarded the GRANT the producers were able to complete their finance plan and go in to production shortly thereafter. The completed film has now screened at the London Short Film Festival.

    Goldblooded
  • True Blue
    Director: Chris Osborn
    Location: New York, New York

    Grant details: After being awarded the GRANT the writer/director was able to finish the project, as it had already been in in production, and deliver to international film festivals in 2017.

    True Blue

Learn more about our GRANT FUND

BondIt creates creative financial support to discover, foster and tell international stories.

Ready to be a part of the BondIt / ScreenCraft Grant Fund?

We are accepting applications from around the world (in English). Whether you have a simple screenplay or a film that’s already in production, we want to consider it for our grant program. We consider a range of projects, from standalone screenplays, to fully packaged projects seeking finishing funds.

Rules and eligibility apply.