Emerging Producers Bursary Program

The Emerging Producers Bursary Program offers up-and-coming producers working in science, history, and factual media a range of financial support for accreditation, travel and accommodation for the World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP).

Recipients will have access to the event’s industry intelligence and professional development opportunities, including guaranteed meetings and networking opportunities with the top producers and commissioning editors in the industry.

The goal of the program is to welcome and represent talent at all career stages, and encourage a new generation of Congress members.

How It Works

Qualified applicants will be selected to receive one of the following tiers of support:

Tier 1 - Full Scholarship

Tier 2 - Partial Scholarship (no travel support)

2016 Eligibility and Guidelines



Applications are now open, with a final deadline of September 30. Please send your application and documents to Stephanie McArthur as PDF attachments.

Applicants will be notified of the committee’s decision by November 1, 2016.