Are you seeking support for an upcoming media project engaging ages 18 and under? Consider applying for CDP NextGen grants, designed for youth media organizations that support emerging youth media makers. CDP NextGen invites applications from California-based nonprofit organizations and public agencies with established track records in youth media programming to provide training and support to young people in the creation of short, insightful nonfiction films and/or podcasts that tell original stories about life in California today. See examples of past CDP NextGen-funded projects.
Eligible applicants may apply for funding up to $15,000. Applications for 2020 are now open, with a deadline of March 16, 2020. An informational webinar is set for Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 11 am PST. Guidelines and application materials are available on the CDP grant page.
For more information, contact Senior Program Officer John Lightfoot, 415.391.1474 x314.