The TTWT (Te Tumu Whakaata Taonga) has scholarships available to attend the Big Screen Symposium (Tuning into the Zeitgeist) in Auckland on 26 – 27 October.

Each scholarship will include a ticket to the two-day event and if you live outside the Auckland region, a travel grant of up to $250 is available to contribute to your travel costs.

To apply, visit our online portal. Please note that you must create a user account in order to apply.

Applications open on Monday 10th September and close on 9am on Monday 17th September, with decisions announced the week of the 24th September.

As part of your application, you must include:

  • A one page resume.
  • Statement outlining why you want to attend.
  • How you anticipate this industry conference in particular will contribute to your career development – please feel free to look at previous years’ speakers at the Big Screen Symposium for more information.”

If there are any questions, please contact profdev@nzfilm.co.nz.