April 23, 2021
Call for Submissions: CBC New Indigenous Voices
Build your career and learn the essential elements of working in the film, TV and digital media industries with online training and hands-on experience
CBC New Indigenous Voices is a full-time, 14-week online training program for up to nine Indigenous creators aged 18 to 35 to learn the essential elements of working in the film, TV and digital media industries.
The curriculum is designed with traditional and spiritual elements. Minimum wage is paid throughout.
Six places in the course are guaranteed for qualified applicants living in Manitoba and up three places are available to qualified applicants who live outside Manitoba.
Following the successful switch to a digital teaching platform in 2020, the 2021 edition will also be delivered online. Students will each produce a podcast and participate in other hands-on projects.
National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) is committed to training participants from a diverse community of voices including Black, Indigenous, People of Colour, women, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning and two-spirit (LGBTQ2S+), people with disabilities, those outside large urban centres, those from regional and remote areas, and various religious groups.