The fourth edition of Cartoon Springboard will take place in Valenciennes, France, from 4 to 6 December 2018. It will be an excellent opportunity for the young talents of European animation schools to improve their animation project by pitching it in front of a panel of experts from the audiovisual world.

The submission of the projects is now fully running with a deadline coming soon: 5th October 2018. The projects which can be submitted are: TV series, TV specials, feature films, cross-media projects. To submit a project at Cartoon Springboard, you must be a young talent from European animation school and must have graduated within the last 5 years.

Special offer for participants from East Europe
If you are a citizen of one of the following countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia & Ukraine), you should apply for a scholarship !
There is no registration fee, accommodation (3 nights) and travel expenses (up to 200€) are offered to the successful applicants.

Applicants will have to:
> Submit their project by 5th October at the latest specifying their country of origin through online form (My Cartoon > My Projects > Cartoon Springboard > Submit a new project).
> Fill in and send the scholarship form by Friday 12th October at the latest.
Note: Should your project be accepted by the Springboard Selection committee (on mid-October), your scholarship request will automatically be validated.

No project or not eligible but interested in attending ?
Cartoon Springboard is also open to all professionals who want to improve their knowledge about how to pitch a project. This is also a great opportunity to meet other professionals (producers, broadcasters, games…) from all over Europe.
> Fill in and send the scholarship form + a motivation letter and CV by Friday 12th October at the latest. Should you be selected, you will benefit from the special discount (see here above).

The applications can be sent directly to Julie Liamin.

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