Registration for the 2018 YFI program is live now via Eventbrite:
Eventbrite - 2018 W&M Youth Filmmaking Institute
Program registration includes:

  • Two days of educational filmmaking presentations and hands-on workshops in the development of a group video project on October 27 and 28,
  • Access to all filmmaking equipment and a W&M group mentor,
  • Lunch and healthy snacks for both program days,
  • Screening of the completed student video project, and
  • A certificate of completion for the 2018 program.


Needs-based scholarships covering 100% of program costs are available. Up to eight applicants will be selected by lottery for free participation in the 2018 YFI program. All applications should be submitted by 11:00 PM on October 19, 2018. All applicants will be notified of lottery results via email on October 22. The application for the needs-based scholarship is available here.