I had this via email this morning, not particularly useful to me since I live about as far from Scotland as it’s possible to get (without living further away) and am not Scottish; but it may be of use to some of you:
CUTTY SARK BLENDED SCOTCH WHISKY SCHOLARSHIPS 2012
We are now seeking nominees for Cutty Sark Scholarship’s 2012!
Are you an emerging Scottish or Scottish based Filmmaker?
Then perhaps we have the opportunity you have been looking for…
Cutty Sark Blended Scotch Whisky, in partnership with EIFF and Arts & Business, is offering three emerging Scottish filmmakers the opportunity to attend a film festival of their choice. The scheme is designed to allow filmmakers to challenge financial constraints that may prevent them from attending key festivals, and to use these events to their maximum potential in promoting their film projects and establishing industry contacts. This opportunity includes flights, accommodation, subsistence and a full festival pass.
To apply please see the EIFF CUTTY SARK BLENDED SCOTCH WHISKY SCHOLARSHIP Application Form, making sure you complete all sections and follow all instructions. Please also make sure you have read the Application Guidlelines clearly before applying.
How do I apply?
Complete an application form and send with:
• A biography/experience and achievements
• A completed equal opportunities monitoring form
Applications and all supporting documents should be sent by e-mail to:
firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Cutty Sark Scholarship’ in the subject header. Unfortunately we will NOT be able to accept applications sent by Fax or Post.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 5PM ON MONDAY 19 DECEMBER 2011
If you have any questions on the application process, please contact
Cutty Sark and Film
The Cutty Sark Scholarships are part of the brand’s commitment to film and filmmakers. Cutty Sark is a major partner to the EIFF and supports many other initiatives that nurture film making talent.
For more information visit: http://www.cutty-sark.com/cutty-sark-film