The call for fellowship applications for the UP Gawad Plaridel Masterclass has been extended to September 1, 2015. Only 14 slots are still available: 8 for UP CMC graduate students, 2 for CMC undergraduate students, 2 for CMC faculty, 1 CMC graduate, and 1 for non-CMC affiliated participant.
Note: The call for application was first announced here.
Mr. Ricardo “Ricky” Lee, the 2015 UP Gawad Plaridel recipient for film, will conduct the 1st UP Gawad Plaridel Masterclass (GP Masterclass) on Scriptwriting on September 12, 19, and 26, 2015. A maximum of 30 participants will be granted fellowships by the UP College of Mass Communication for a chance to learn scriptwriting techniques and methods from one of film industry’s most noted and awarded screen writers.
Fellowship applicants should be Filipinos, engaged in the scriptwriting, film, or related profession with at least two years’ working experience. Those eligible must submit an application letter, resume, and a story plan/story line (a 500-word narrative or experimental for mainstream or alternative cinema). Applications should be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Those that have already submitted their application need not re-apply.