2020 Film Scholarship Important Dates

5/1/2020

Films Due by Midnight

5/1/2020

Films Due by Midnight

5/14/2020

Film Scholarship Screening at Violet Crown Austin

5/14/2020

Film Scholarship Screening at Violet Crown Austin

2020 Film Scholarship info

Each year, the Scholarship Committee awards 3 Scholarships, based upon the submission of an original short film. The 2020 Scholarship Tiers are as follows:

  • $7500
  • $5000
  • $2500

High Schools Eligible for 2020

  • Anderson H.S, 
  • McCAllum H.S
  •  Austin H.S
  • The Ann Richards School 
  • Crockett H.S, 
  • Akins H.S

2020 SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES

  • Any graduating Senior from the eligible High Schools above may enter a film.


  • Submit any original ~ 2-5 minute film.


  • Must be an original film and cannot have won ANY accolades from other film scholarships/competitions


  • Put “Submitted for the 2020 Carson Cummings Film Scholarship” in your opening or closing Credits


No nudity, no drug/alcohol consumption by minors, no tobacco consumption by minors, no discrimination against anyone based upon ethnicity, religion, race, gender, or sexual orientation. If you have questions about these rules, ask your respective Film teacher.