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Edition: Anniversary



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NSI Mentorship
18 Months

It’s the largest edition yet! Celebrate a decade of creativity with us by pitching any story to STORYHIVE’s Anniversary Documentary Edition. We are funding 80 content creators with $20,000 in production funding, along with mentorship, training and distribution. 

Pitch + Plan

Send us your documentary short idea and plan for your production. Before applying to the 2023 Anniversary Edition,  please be sure to read the Submission Guidelines and Rules.


A team of industry experts and TELUS team members will select 80 projects to receive production funding, training, mentorship and distribution support. Each awarded project receives a $20,000 production grant.

Learn + Create

Each successful team will work with mentors to produce and deliver a short documentary, 15+ minutes in duration, and a supplementary content piece 30+ minutes in duration. Projects will be featured on select TELUS platforms in 2025.

Program Dates

  • Applications open: Jan 17, 2023

  • Applications close: Feb 28, 2023

  • Recipients announced: Jun 22, 2023

  • Production starts: Sept 2, 2023

  • Production ends: Dec 9, 2024

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