Call for Applications: Ecofair Media – Good Food for All!

Film and media students are invited to submit a media project for the categories Social Media, Documentary, Animation and Short Feature Film. The subject of the short film or media project is The Human Right to Food / Good Food for All.

The submissions can be ideas relating to a film (between 3 and 15 mins. in length) or a social media concept. There are no limits as to the level of creativity involved. A jury comprising media representatives and experts will select the five most compelling concepts. The winners will be awarded a fellowship to be used to implement their ideas.

The extensive network of the Heinrich Böll Foundation and Misereor can be accessed when implementing the selected projects. Advice on how to implement the projects is also available upon request.

Target group:

  • This call for applications is aimed at students of communication, journalism, photography, animation, directing, camera work and screenplays who would like to tackle the issue of the human right to food artistically and in terms of its substance.


  • Each awarded fellowship is for €8,500 that must be realized in partnership with a university. Individuals or teams are welcome to submit an application.


Further information and further reading available at: www.boell/ and


Through their Ecofair Media fellowship, the Heinrich Böll Foundation and MISEREOR support projects by young film and media students on the subject of the Human Right to Food.

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