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Supported programmes

The Creative Skillset Film Skills Fund is the largest fund in the UK dedicated to supporting film-specific training. You can benefit directly through funding for training – grants of money towards the costs of courses.

The Film Skills Fund is invested in training in priority skills that are identified by the film industry through our research and by the senior employers on the Film Skills Council

Scholarships and bursaries for creative professionals

  • Craft and Technical Bursaries – funding for training grants of up to £800 for film professionals working in eligible craft and technical departments to spend on training which meets key skills priorities

Other funding sources

If the training for which you wish to find funding does not fall within these priorities, there are other funding organisations that may be able to help. Follow the link below for a list of other organisations that offer funding:

If you are a trainer and looking for funding please see funding for trainers and educators.


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