06 October, 2006

Creative Majlis invites applications for film, video and broadcast technology scholarships

Creative Majlis
invites applications for
100% Fee-Waiver Scholarships for
Onsite Vocational Training in Film, Video and Broadcast Technology
conducted by
Gulf Art Productions, Dubai

Purpose of the Training & Scholarships
The Creative Majlis 100% fee-waiver merit-cum-means training scholarship programme has been developed in collaboration with Gulf Art Productions to assist students and residents of UAE who are faced with financial difficulties in pursuing higher studies and acquiring vocational skills to join the workforce.

Five selected students who are unable to afford higher education in the UAE but demonstrate the right aptitude for the training course will be trained free of cost by Gulf Art Productions for a career in film, video and broadcast technology.

This initiative is a part of the 'Help Expats' project of Creative Majlis, a global network which brings together creative professionals and social service enthusiasts from around the world to contribute their skills and expertise for social causes.

The training idea was contributed in a Creative Majlis brainstorming session by members Sundaram Natarajan (from Gulf Art Productions), Ashok Kumar, Sunil Bhide, Deena Philip, Sandeep Ramanujam, Kusum Choppra and Anvar Basha.

Training Curriculum
Selected candidates will receive hands-on training in:

Professional broadcast videography
Professional sound recording and editing
Live event audio visual coverage using audio video mixer/switcher
Hardware/software system integration
Autodesk/Discreet Logic/Smoke high-end non linear editing and VFX system
Final Cut Pro on Apple Macintosh non-linear editing system

Training Duration
October 25 - December 25, 2006

Gulf Art Productions, Dubai Media City

XII Std, UAE resident visa

Number of Seats
Five scholarships available

Selection Criteria
Based on aptitude for film production technology, financial situation and personal interviews of applicants. Candidates facing financial hurdles in pursuing higher studies in the UAE will be given priority.

Placement assistance provided on completion of the course

How to Apply
Kindly send download the form by clicking the link below:

Mail the form completely filled with all t
he necessary information to
Farrukh Naeem / Mayura Sandeep
Creative Majlis founders and moderators at

Last Date for Receiving Applications
12 October 2006, Thursday

To contribute your talent, skills and expertise to social causes visit Creative Majlis online at

Join Creative Majlis and take part in our discussions and projects through our Ryze messageboard at:


Arabized said...

thats a great thing they are offereing. :)

education here is pretty expensive.

creative majlis said...

Hi Arabized,

Just our modest effort to help. Everyone's welcome to join our network and contribute their skills to social causes.

Farrukh & Mayura
Founders & Moderators
Creative Majlis

Al Mulhama, The Inspired said...

Hi, I couldn't dowload the form!

Creative Majlis said...

Hi Mulhama,

I double-checked the link - it's working.

Another link is given on the 'Downloads' page of our website:


If you still face a problem, mail us at creativemajlis@yahoo.com and we'll mail you the form.

Farrukh & Mayura
Founders & Moderators
Creative Majlis

Post a Comment

NOTE: By making a post/comment on this blog you agree that you are solely responsible for its content and that you are up to date on the laws of the country you are posting from and that your post/comment abides by them.

To read the rules click here

If you would like to post content on this blog click here