INTERNATIONAL TRAINING / Bursary review 2014

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Bursaries in 2014 were awarded across the areas of Business and Enterprise, Production and Technical and Creativity and Creative Collaboration. The Bursaries awarded in the area of Business and Enterprise were largely to producers for programmes such as the European producer’s workshop EAVE, ESO DOC and for the National Film and Television School (NFTS) programme in Entertainment Format Development. Bursaries were also awarded for the Lisbon Documentary Workshop.

In the Production and Technical area, bursaries awarded to art department professionals for Draughting training, and a bursary was awarded for attendance at the Gnomon School of VFX for a Concept Drawing course. There was also a bursary awarded for a work placement in the hair department. In the camera department a bursary was awarded to attend a Camera Operator’s Workshop at the NFTS, and a further bursary was awarded for attendance at the New York Film Academy’s Film-maker’s programme.

In the area of Creative and Creative Collaboration, bursaries were awarded to attend the NFTS for the Directing Actors course, and an award was given to attend a film-maker’s residency programme in Toronto. Screen Training Ireland accepts applications for the Bursary Award Scheme before the last Friday of each month. Please apply before Friday the 26th of December 2014. For further information on the Bursary please contact Emer on