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2019-20 Create NSW Travel Application Form

This is a preview of the Screen Investment Festival Travel Application Form 2019/20 form. When you’re ready to apply, click Fill Out Now to begin.
 

TRAVEL APPLICATION

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Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Aboriginal people of what is now called New South Wales and value their ongoing connections to country, community and culture that have existed across millennia.

We celebrate through these connections, Aboriginal cultural strength, resilience and contemporary creativity. 

We respect the role that Aboriginal creatives play in contribution to a deeper sense of identity and place through sharing knowledge, skills and stories and the important role that Aboriginal Elders are in guiding this process.

Market Travel

Supports NSW producers and Key Creatives for travel relevant to financing projects.

  • Requests for travel support should generally not exceed $5,000.
  • An individual or a team can submit up to three applications to this program in any financial year, but only one application at a time

Guidelines: 
https://screen.nsw.gov.au/funding/travel-support/market-travel

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Festival Travel

Supports NSW Key Creatives whose projects have been officially invited to screen at significant international festivals outside Australia. 

  • You can request any amount up to $5,000 per trip.

Guidelines: 
https://screen.nsw.gov.au/funding/travel-support/festival-travel

Please click on the link in the orange box on the right of the website.

 

Closing Date - June 30th 2020                                            

Travel Funding is open all year round.  

However we close & refresh these rounds at the end of every financial year (June 30th) and open the next day (July 1st). Any un-submitted applications will need to be re-entered into the new form.

Completing the application 
Remember to save the form on a regular basis. 

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* Applications are assessed on a rolling basis throughout the year.  All guidelines should be read in conjunction with the Terms of Trade. *

 

Confirm you have read the Market or Festival Travel 2019-20 Guidelines * Required
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Confirm you have read the Create NSW (Screen) Terms of Trade * Required

Eligibility

Create NSW general eligibility requirements can be found in our Terms of Trade, which should be read in conjunction with these guidelines.

Festival

  • The program is open to any NSW Key Creative whose project has been officially invited to screen in the program of an international festival (outside Australia) that offers significant networking and professional development opportunities. 
  • NSW-based Executive Producers will be considered in exceptional circumstances if Screen NSW is not providing travel support for any other Key Creatives on the project. 
  • Projects made outside NSW are eligible. 
  • Projects that have not received Screen NSW development or production finance are eligible.

Market

Applicants will generally be a NSW-based Key Creative, individual or company. If you are not based in NSW you must:

  • Provide evidence of a genuine co-production partnership with a NSW-based company or producer OR
  • Have at least one NSW based Key Creative (writer, producer or director) attached OR
  • Satisfy Screen NSW that the proposed travel offers outstanding benefits to the NSW screen industry

You must intend to produce or post produce your project in NSW.

* You must hold the rights in your project. *

Applicant Eligibility 
Applicants will generally be a NSW based Key Creative, individual or company.  

If you are not based in NSW you must:

  • provide evidence of a genuine co-production partnership with a NSW-based company or producer OR
  • have at least one NSW based Key Creative (writer, producer or director) attached OR
  • satisfy Screen NSW that the project offers outstanding benefits to the NSW screen industry

Priority 

Create NSW is committed to supporting increased participation in the industry of people from under-represented groups including women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from CaLD backgrounds, people with disability, LGBTQI people, people from western Sydney and people from regional NSW. Priority will be given to teams including people from under-represented groups.

Do you meet all Eligibility Requirements?

Assessment Criteria

Your application will be assessed against the following criteria:

MARKET TRAVEL

  • Whether the proposed travel is essential to advancing the financing of the project and/or the applicant’s slate, taking into account market readiness of the project(s) and the opportunities provided by the market or targeted meetings.
  • The track record of the applicant including the financial track record and experience of the applicant and any key creatives.
  • The appropriateness of the budget submitted.
  • The potential of the project(s) to contribute to a robust screen industry in NSW.

FESTIVAL TRAVEL

  • The track record of the applicant, including the financial track record and experience of the applicant and any Key Creatives.
  • The networking and professional development opportunities provided by the festival.
  • The likelihood it will assist the applicant’s next project, relative to their level of experience.
  • The appropriateness of the budget submitted.