Emerging Producers Bursary Program in Tokyo Japan


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 9056

Opportunity Description

The Emerging Producers Bursary Program provides financial support for creators who are working in science history and non-fiction media. the program invited the different emerging talents and encouraging those who work in digital media and social media and gaming. Interested applicants can take part.




Application deadline: 30 August 2019

Location: Tokyo Japan

Benefits of the program:

Two types of bursary are available:

  1. The full bursary will cover the bellows:
  • The registration fee to the program
  • Travel and accommodation expenses
  • Formal introduction at the congress’ opening plenary
  • One-on-one meetings with decision-makers will be granted
  • Orientation session with leading producers to make a remarkable experience with WCSFP
  • Experience and educated assistance for running on successfully for the WCSFP
  • For attending to the congress 2020 and 2021 the discounted accreditation will be available.
  1. The second type of bursary will cover all program which mentioned in type one except the travel expenses.


  • Applicants must apply for the first time for this program
  • Applicant’s age must be under 35 years, there will be an exception for creators who have undergone a career change.
  • For the first type of scholarship, some priorities will be considered:
  • Digital media producers or content creators
  • Those applicants who are from outside of the below countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, USA.
  • Applicants with different cultural and geographical backgrounds from all over the world can apply for this program.
  • Work experience in the science, history or factual genres in one of the following roles: executive produce, producer, associate producer, assistant producer, or digital, gaming or social media content creator.
  • Have the ability to demonstrate that their careers are at a level to benefit from attendance at a large international event.

Required documents:

  • CV and short biography related to the applicant’s experience as a producer
  • Recommendation letter from a senior producer which contains the applicants interact with audiences on social media.
  • The previous work links, the applicant’s role in the supporting footage.
  • Applicants must write about their role in providing the footage 150 words
  • Letter statement with a focus on the area below: (1000 words)
    • Yourself
    • Your involvement in science history or non-fiction media
    • Your most recent or current project
    • Your goals for attending congress ‘19

How to apply:

Applicants can fill the online application

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