Early Stage Project Grants

The ESIO understands that our stakeholders face unique challenges at this time. The Early Stage Project Grants are intended to assist Edmonton-based screen media content creators to conceive of and advance new projects, with a focus on activities that are possible during the COVID-19 crisis.

Apply Now:

First, read our Guidelines.

Start Your Application:

Download the application form and email the completed form to [email protected]
Please download the form and complete using Adobe. If you are experiencing any issues with this form, check that you are using the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader or Pro DC. For more detailed troubleshooting assistance, please refer to page 6 of the application form.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.


The deadline is midnight MST on May 24, 2020.

Need Help?

Please contact the ESIO team. We will have more resources available soon.