Apply for the 2016 Indiegogo Fellowship

We are excited to announce the Indiegogo Fellowship, awarding six months of Community Workspace membership at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP. Filmmakers and storytellers are encouraged to apply!

If you are a media maker and entrepreneur hoping to elevate your project, don’t miss this opportunity! We are searching for compelling ideas from filmmakers, storytellers and creatives that are looking to collaborate with others and to take advantage of all the Media Center has to offer.

Benefits of the Made in NY Media Center by IFP membership include a desk space, invitation to private networking and industry events, mentorship opportunities, access to all the Media Center amenities, among others.

The Indiegogo Fellow will be chosen by IFP and will be awarded based on the overall strength of the applicant’s project and the project’s core principals.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Projects MUST be in film or related video content ONLY.
  • Applicants MUST have or will launch an Indiegogo campaign.
  • Applicants MUST commit to working a minimum of 20 hours per week at the Media Center for six consecutive months, from April 1st, 2016 to September 1st, 2016.
  • Applicants MUST be open to collaboration in a shared workspace.
  • Applicants MAY NOT be a current Media Center member.

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    Important dates:
    Applications open: March 7th, 2016
    Application deadline: March 22nd, 2016
    Fellow announced: March 30th, 2016
    Fellowship starts: April 1st, 2016
    Fellowship ends: September 1st, 2016

    Interested applicants should apply here.

    Indiegogo Campaign Discounts for Members
    IFP and Media Center Members, and Program Alumni, can receive a 10% discount on Indiegogo fees by signing up through our partner page. IFP Members should log in to the Member Dashboard at the top right of to find the link to use to receive this discount

    As a sponsor of IFP’s Made in NY Media Center, Indiegogo is committed to giving filmmakers the opportunity to bring their projects to life, from funding to distribution and everything in between. More than 40 campaigns from the IFP community have raised funds on Indiegogo and the 2016 Indiegogo Fellowship will empower even more creative ideas to come to life in the upcoming year.

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    Learn more about Indiegogo here.

    Good luck!