Announcements

Meet our 2017 Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow – Sabaah Folayan

After reviewing more than 130 amazing projects we’re excited to announce that Sabaah Folayan has been selected as the 2017 Vimeo Share the Screen Fellow!

(Photo by Maarten de Boer/Getty Images Portrait)   Sabaah is the director and producer of Whose Streets?, a documentary set to be released by Magnolia Pictures on August 11th after debuting at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. She’s excited to get to work on her next project as part of the fellowship. We spoke with…

APPLY NOW! — 2017 MADE IN NY MICRO GRANTS

Applications are now open for the 2017 Made in NY Micro Grants awarding Media Center entrepreneurs with $2,500 – $10,000 equity-free funding. DEADLINE: Friday, May 12th at 11:59 EST. *Must be a Media Center member to apply for this grant.  See membership options here Apply Below! OPPORTUNITY: Awards are from $2,500 – $10,000 dollars open to all New…

Vimeo Share the Screen Fellowship – Now Accepting Applications

We have partnered up with Vimeo for the second Share the Screen Fellowship! Application deadline April 28th, 2017.

We are proud to announce that we have partnered up with Vimeo for the second Share the Screen Fellowship, a unique opportunity that will award one female-identifying content creator with 6-months of membership and workspace to develop their project. This scholarship is part of Vimeo’s ongoing efforts to help close the gender gap that prevails in the entertainment…

Three Ways to Get the Media Interested in Your Project, Brand, or Business

When it comes to growing your brand or business, media is a game changer. While you’re busy bootstrapping your business, how can you get the attention and interest of producers, editors, and bloggers? How can you make your work, your passion, and your expertise compelling to the media—and everyone who consumes it? You need to…

Made in NY Fellowships – Recipients announced!

Congratulations to the second cohort of Made in NY Fellows!

We are proud to announce the second year recipients of Made in NY Fellowships, a year-long program in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME), to provide expanded resources and opportunities for New Yorkers to bring their media projects to the next level. Building on the strength of this exciting initiative that launched last…

Made in NY Fellowships and Grants – When collaboration and innovation come together to create the perfect community.

One year ago, we welcomed the first cohort of the Made in NY fellows and grantees. In the past 12 months, they have collaborated with each other in projects like AXS Map, launched new platforms such as Emerging Market Views and they have built connections that will be essential to reach success. Our space is…

Made in NY Fellowships – Call for Entries

MADE IN NY FELLOWSHIPS - To foster diversity in the media and entertainment industry

DEADLINE: Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 at 11:59 EST.   BACKGROUND: The Made in NY Media Center by IFP was developed through a unique partnership between Independent Filmmaker Project, The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment and the New York City Economic Development Corporation. The Made in NY Media Center by IFP is where storytellers from multiple…