Grant supports virtual reality in African storytelling [Africa]

Posted on Dec 15, 2021 in Media Innovation

African storytellers and creators with experience in 360 video, augmented, virtual, or mixed reality can apply for a grant.

Africa No Filter, in partnership with Electric South, Imisi 3D and Meta, is accepting grant applications for the "Future Africa: Telling Stories, Building Worlds" program. In a bid to support a thriving XR Ecosystem, Africa No Filter will be commissioning work which uses immersive technology to tell exciting stories about Africa. 

Successful applicants will receive grants up to US$30,000 to support the production and development of new content.

Selected grantees will also be invited to virtually attend Electric South’s Creators Lab  in February 2022.

The application deadline is Jan. 7, 2022.