Through the generosity of Loreen Arbus, New York Women in Film and
Television is offering a $2,500 scholarship for a woman with a physical
disability who is studying film, television or communications in the
The funds may be used for tuition and fees for a college, university or
established training program in the moving image media or for production
costs for a student film or video project.
To apply for the scholarship, send a resume and a written 2-4-page
description of your current work and goals as a filmmaker. If funds will be
used for a film or video project, and a work-in-progress is available, a DVD
should be included.
Applications should be sent to:
New York Women in Film and Television
Loreen Arbus Scholarship
6 East 39th Street, Suite 1200
New York, NY 10016.
The deadline for application is Friday, November 30, 2007. If you have any
questions, please call Administrative Director Sue Marcoux at 212-679-0870, ext. 25.
New York Women in Film & Television is the preeminent entertainment industry
association for women in New York City. Dedicated to helping women reach
the highest levels of achievement in film,
television and new media, and promoting equity for women in these
industries, NYWIFT produces over fifty innovative programs and special
events each year. NYWIFT’s 1600 members are part of a
network of forty international women in film organizations, representing
more than 10,000 members worldwide.