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2021 STORYHIVE Open Call

Exciting news: 84 projects across British Columbia and Alberta were awarded $5,000 to bring their content to life!

How it works

  1. Pitch + Plan

    May 13 - June 7

    Submit your idea and plan for your project. Before applying to STORYHIVE 2021 Open Call, please be sure to also read the Submission Guidelines and Rules and FAQs.

  2. Award

    Week of June 21

    A selection committee will select projects to receive production funding and distribution support. Each awarded project receives a $5,000 production grant.

  3. Create

    June 22 - August 13

    Each successful applicant will produce and deliver a minimum of 60 minutes of video content, which can be either a single 60+ minute program, 2 X 30+ minute programs or 3 X 20+ minute programs. Please note: Each program may consist of a single episode or a compilation of shorter episodes. Projects will be featured on select TELUS platforms in 2021. This is open to all content creators in eligible communities. Whether you like to shoot on your phone or use a pro camera, we want you to tell your story.