5 Tips When Applying for Grants
by Jillian Hartman
Young flimmakers are always seeking ways to fund their next project and there are a number of grants out there to explore. But applying for grants is time consuming and can be a whole job in and of itself. Here are a few tips to help you make sure you are applying your time and energy the right way toward getting the grant that is right for you.
LA Study Away Program Prepares Alum for Unique Job
Alumna Jeanette Leh (BA ‘15) found her calling while participating in the School of Theater, Film and Media Arts’ LA Study Away program. Leh, a theater major with a concentration in technical theater and design, decided to broaden her horizons by joining the traditional entertainment industry-oriented program in the fall of 2014.
LA Alumni Event:
On July 28th over 200 alumni from the Center for the Arts (CFA) and the School of Media and Communications (SMC) came together in Los Angeles for a successful evening event celebrating 12 years of the LA Away Program and its recent move to Raleigh Studios.
We are delighted to announce that the Summer 2015 class is inaugurating our new space at Raleigh Studios! Under the stewardship of Karin Chien and Amy Olk, Temple University's Film and Media Arts department LA Study Away Program has relocated its office and classrooms to the heart of Hollywood in one of the oldest independent studios in Los Angeles. Historic Raleigh Studios was home to stars including Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks; Walt Disney came everyday to his writing office.