Applications for the EAVE TRT Scholarship 2023 Have Started

What is the EAVE TRT Scholarship?

The cooperation that TRT has signed with EAVE (European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs), the most important producers network in the world, continues. With this cooperation, a producer from Turkey qualifies for an EAVE TRT Scholarship. The selected producer participates in the 2023 EAVE Producers Workshop, which will last for a year. Then, they graduate from EAVE at the end of the year.

Application deadline: September 12th, 2022 (11:59 pm)

What does being an EAVE Graduate bring to a producer?

Becoming an EAVE graduate means for a producer to be involved in a network where relationships are maintained with managers of international film organizations, producers from different countries, directors of sales and distribution agencies, and film festivals.

EAVE graduates join a unique network of European producers that form one of the backbones of the world film industry. In addition, EAVE participants and members can benefit from the partnerships that EAVE maintains with Europe’s leading film festivals and markets.

What is EAVE?

EAVE (European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs) is one of Europe’s leading producer education programs, made up of a unique network of over 2200 producers. In recent years, EAVE has been constantly reviewing its training activities and preparing new workshop programs in order to continuously strengthen European independent productions so that they can compete successfully in Europe and in global markets, and to contribute to the sustainability and competitiveness of the producers by reinforcing their creative, managerial and financial skills. Collaborating with a wide network around the world, EAVE participates in programs organized for producers in Europe, South America, the Arab World, Asia, Africa and Russia. Founded in 1988, EAVE aims to create professional training opportunities and facilitate co-production relationships by bringing together producers from different parts of the world.

How Does the Process Work at the EAVE Producers Workshop?

Half of the participants selected for the EAVE Producers Workshop attend the course with a project; they develop their projects with other producers and experts in intensive meetings that take place throughout the year. The other half join EAVE to develop their companies and careers. Most of the producers with projects attend the first two meetings with their scriptwriters; holds one-on-one meetings with script consultants.

The other half join EAVE to develop their companies and careers. Most of the producers with projects attend the first two meetings with their script writers; holds one-on-one meetings with scenario consultants.

In the first two workshops, the participants work in groups with experienced producers, script consultants, experts in development-production finance and legal processes of co-productions, and experienced people in marketing, sales, presentation and packaging. In the third workshop, meetings are held with decision makers consisting of 60-70 people, including representatives of the world’s most important cinema organizations; They talk about their projects, companies and careers.

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What expenses does EAVE TRT Scholarship cover?

The producer selected for the EAVE TRT Scholarship gains the right to attend EAVE meetings and workshops for a year free of charge. These expenses generally cover the following:

  • Application and registration fee
  • Producers Workshop membership fee
  • Conference fee for each workshop (participation in events, full board accommodation)
  • Transportation costs (depending on the city where the EAVE Producers Workshop will be held)

When and where will the 2023 EAVE Producers Workshop take place?

Workshop 1 – Luxemburg, March 3-10, 2023

Workshop 2 – Alpbach, Avusturya, June 11-18, 2023

Workshop 3 – Hollanda, October 2023

For more information on the EAVE Producers Workshop, please click here.

Who can apply for EAVE TRT Scholarship?

All producers who are currently working in the film and television industry and wish to increase their knowledge and experience in international co-productions can apply for the EAVE TRT Scholarship. Candidates can apply with a fiction, documentary or TV series project they are developing, or they can apply without a project. Since all meetings and workshops will be held in English, the producer applying for the EAVE TRT Scholarship must be able to speak English at an advanced level. You can find the details for application conditions and required documents below.

How will be the application process?

Producers who want to apply for EAVE TRT Scholarship are required to fill in the Application Form at the links below and send all the necessary documents to between August 26 – September 12. Applications with missing documents will not be accepted. Applicant producers can confirm that their documents have been received in full at the phone number below. 5 applications will be selected by TRT from among the applications received. EAVE will conduct interviews with the selected candidates and select the producer who wins the EAVE TRT Scholarship in December 2022.


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