SXSW Film Scholarship 2013

About: • We're delighted to introduce another exciting new element to SXSW Film. The SXSW Film Scholarship extends our mission to recognize and champion new talent by offering a limited number of Austin area High School and College students the opportunity to attend and experience the SXSW Film Conference and Festival. Eligibility: • High School (9 -12 grades) and College (Freshman - Senior) students in the Austin and surrounding areas. Application: Fill out the 2013 Film Scholarship submission form, and provide the following: • 100-200 words describing who you are, how you would benefit from attending SXSW Film, and what you hope to take from the experience. • A short video (2 minutes maximum) on what attending SXSW Film would mean to you. • Be creative! We're looking for originality and clarity - no need to be an expert filmmaker. Awards: • 5 Film Badges: Granting access to both the Film Festival screenings and Conference March 8-16. • 20 Film Conferences passes: Granting access to the Film Conference March 8-12 *Please note that Scholarship recipients will be responsible for providing their own transportation to and from Austin, as well as providing their own lodging while in Austin. Contact: • Erin Mumy, SXSW Film Conference Administrator,