The International Documentary Association is going to begin accepting submissions this upcoming Monday, May 18.

Every year IDA presents the David L. Wolper Student Award, an award for a short or feature-length film or video, produced by registered, degree-seeking student(s). This award recognizes exceptional achievement in nonfiction film and video production at the university level and brings greater public and industry awareness to the work of students in the documentary field. The winner of the award will receive a $1,000 cash honorarium.

Students who have completed a project anytime after October 1, 2019 can apply directly at


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