What kinds of projects are eligible for STORYHIVE 2021 Voices?

STORYHIVE is accepting applications for funding for all kinds of locally reflective nonfiction projects in any language. Languages other than English must be subtitled or versioned into English.

All projects must represent fair and balanced views on a topic.

Projects must be locally reflective, focusing on people, topics or events that are relevant and connected to the Project Lead's community of residence. (Note: The Project Lead’s community of residence must be one of the communities eligible for STORYHIVE 2021 Voices).

The complete project must be nonfiction, a minimum of 150 minutes in length delivered in a minimum of 6 episodes and a maximum of 10 episodes.

Examples of eligible nonfiction content:

  • A single video documentary
  • A documentary web series
  • A series of "how to" videos
  • A series of fitness videos
  • An interview style show 
  • A review show
  • A podcast (with simple visual elements
  • Another type of format you would like to explore

For full eligibility requirements, please see our eligibility section of the STORYHIVE 2021 Voices Submission Guidelines and Rules

STORYHIVE will consider any complete applications that meet all the eligibility requirements for funding. All standard rules regarding acceptable content and exclusions apply. 

Most successful applicants spend time reading the fine print in the Submission Guidelines and Rules before submitting their pitch, so check them out!