Artist Opportunities

Current Applications

Deadline: October 4, 2021

The Sandbox Fund offers grants, engagement events, and other opportunities for independent artists seeking to explore the intrinsic link between science and culture through innovative storytelling. The program is administered by the Sundance Institute Documentary Fund in collaboration with Sandbox Films, a documentary studio that illuminates the art and beauty of scientific inquiry.

Upcoming Applications

Sundance Co//ab is a free-to-join global learning and storytelling community for creators, featuring opportunities to get expert advice, personalized feedback, and curated resources while forging new connections with other artists. It also offers the opportunity to go deeper into your learning through online courses in writing, directing, producing and more. Learn, share and connect. Join now.

Application Opens: October 15, 2021
Application Deadline: December 1, 2021

The Sundance Institute | Humanities Sustainability Fellowship is a yearlong program that will provide 20 direct, unrestricted stipends to supplement the income of U.S.-based underemployed nonfiction mediamakers whose work and livelihood have been grossly affected by the pandemic. This fellowship is part of the American Rescue Plan: Humanities Grantmaking program.

Learn more about Program Offerings for artists.