Kodak has recently opened for entries in the 2013 Student Scholarship Program – an international competition that acknowledges student filmmakers who demonstrate exemplary filmmaking skills and creativity at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Accredited film schools around the world may now nominate up to two students for consideration for the Kodak Student Scholarship Award, and one cinematography student for the Kodak Student Cinematography Scholarship Award.
Each award includes a cash tuition prize along with Kodak Film Product grants to assist recipients with future projects.
Kodak Calls for Entries in 2013 Student Scholarship Program
Kodak, in collaboration with the University Film & Video Foundation (UFVF), holds this annual scholarship to encourage students pursuing a career in filmmaking. As part of the competition, the judges will review sample reels, as well as evaluate the students’ faculty recommendations and academic achievements.
Eligible institutions are colleges and universities in the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Barbados, Belize, Benelux, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russian Federation, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Surinam, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela.
The following prizes will be awarded to the finalists and announced in August:
Kodak Student Scholarship Award:
- Gold: $4,000 tuition scholarship and $5,000 Kodak motion picture film grant
- Silver: $3,000 tuition scholarship and $4,000 Kodak motion picture film grant
- Bronze: $2,000 tuition scholarship and $3,000 Kodak motion picture film grant
Kodak Student Cinematography Scholarship Award:
- First Place: $3,000 tuition scholarship and $5,000 Kodak motion picture film grant
- Honorable Mention: $1,500 tuition scholarship and $3,000 Kodak motion picture film grant