The initiative for graduate students studying in the US will grant a $15,000 scholarship. Runner-up will receive a grant worth $5,000 and there will be two $1,500 honourable mention awards.

BAFTA Los Angeles is providing the scholarship for a guaranteed three years starting in the 2012/13 academic year.

The programme is open to British graduate students studying any of the disciplines associated with the moving image at an accredited graduate school in the U.S. 

For applications visit the official website.