Development Fund

Canadian Independent Screen Fund for BPOC Creators
Black Screen Office

The objective of the new Rogers-Black Screen Office Development Fund is to provide Black and People of Colour storytellers with the opportunity to develop scripted or unscripted (documentary) content in English or French for the international market. The fund will support creators through the writing process, from outline to script, to create pitch-ready projects for networks, studios, cable, and streaming platforms.

Deadline: August 23, 2021, 5:00pm PT

Late applications will not be accepted. You are encouraged to submit your application in advance of the deadline.

Application Assistance: If you have barriers to access, including but not limited to language, internet, or physical barriers, please contact if you require support.