LeMond Scholarship Call for Applications

Announcing: The Andrew and Michael LeMond Memorial Scholarship Endowed Fund

The Department of Theatre, Film and Digital Production (TFDP) at UC Riverside announces our filmmaking scholarship, the Andrew and Michael LeMond Memorial Scholarship Endowed Fund, honoring the memory of Andrew and Michael LeMond.

This is the department’s main scholarship to recognize students in the filmmaking track. The scholarship will support the student during the 2021/2022 academic year with a formal announcement and celebration in the 2022 spring quarter at our annual Department Film Festival.

All declared undergraduate continuing students in our department, in the filmmaking track, who demonstrates financial need and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher are eligible to apply for the scholarship. The spirit of this award maintains that recipients demonstrate an unwavering passion for their craft and serve as a kind and uplifting force in the department.

To apply, please send the following materials by the deadline of Monday, April 30, 2021.

  • A letter of interest stating why you deserve the award and explaining your financial need while also detailing your interest and work so far in filmmaking.
  • A link of two or more short film projects in which you have participated that you feel best represents your work. In your cover letter, be sure to also be clear about your role on the submitted project.

Send the application materials to:
Erith Jaffe-Berg, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Theatre, Film and Digital Production
University of California Riverside
erithj@ucr.edu