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Future Africa: Telling Stories, Building Worlds

Organisation: Africa No Filter

Status: Closed

  • Grant
  • Democracy and good governance

Funding Size: $30,000

Deadline: 07/01/2022

  • Eligibility criteria:
    – Applicants must be living on the continent and be of African descent and must be at least 18 years old;
    – Applicants must have previous experience with XR content creation and at least 1 completed XR project;
    – Applicants must have a portfolio of work accessible online and the proposed project must be completed within 6 months.
  • Type of funding: Programmatic
  • Target country: African countries
  • Application language: English

Africa No Filter, in partnership with Electric South, Imisi 3D and Meta, invites Extended Reality Creators to apply for grants to support the production and development of new content. In a bid to support a thriving XR Ecosystem, Africa No Filter will be commissioning work which uses immersive technology to tell exciting stories about Africa.

Grantees will be supported with on-going mentorship and production support by Electric South and will also have the opportunity to showcase their projects in a virtual or in-person showcase.

Selected Grantees will also be invited to virtually attend Electric South’s Creators Lab in February 2022.

See here to learn more and apply.

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