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David L. Wolper Student Documentary Achievement Award

Sponsored by: International Documentary Association

Award is to recognize exceptional achievement in nonfiction film and video production at the university level and to bring greater public and industry awareness to the work of students in the documentary field. Applicant must be a registered, matriculating student and submit videotape with synopsis, application form, and entry fee.


Application Deadline June 11
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Contest
Number of Applications 62
Award Coverage plus $1,000 gift certificate for purchase of motion picture film
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $1,000
Average $1,000
Min $1,000


Average 1

Contact Information

Awards Coordinator
International Documentary Association
Los Angeles, CA 90017-1461 United States

Phone: (213) 534-3600 ext. 7438
Fax: (212) 949-8058

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