First Light Movies provides grants to projects that enable young people to participate in all aspects of film productions e.g. writing, shooting, lighting, directing or producing. The funding is available to voluntary and community organisations that work with young people aged between 5 and 18 years.
Grants are available through three funding streams. The Pilot Awards which provides grants of up to £5,000, the Studio Awards, which provides grants of up to £25,000 and What's the Big Idea Awards which provides grants of £3,000. Applications open shortly, for more information: