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Your voice.

Your vision. Your moment.

After reviewing 100s of submissions from over 40 countries, the three winners are here!

Artlist is on a mission to #EmpowerCreativity with the Artlist Women Creator Fund

Sponsored by

Ashley O’Neil

Mentored by Cache Bunny

Ashley is a freelance Creative Director and Video Director based in Berlin, Germany. 


Her short film, titled My Voice is My Home, will tell of a woman meeting the personification of her inner voice.

The story will employ surrealism and the hyper-glossy aesthetics of high fashion.

Katherine Speur

Mentored by Karen X. Cheng

Kat is a video creator based in Toronto, Canada. 


Her short film, titled 26 in the 6ix, will highlight 26 diverse women from Toronto corresponding to every letter of the alphabet.

The story will celebrate the contributions of women in non-traditional, male dominated fields, there will be some Sesame Street references too.

Si Li

Mentored by Premiere Gal

Si is a Content Creator based in Los Angeles, California. 


Her short film will explore the struggles of a Chinese-American girl through her personal story.

The story will begin with her familial roots and Chinese heritage and intertwine with her passion for the waves.

Meet the winners

What you’ll get

All 3 grant winners will receive $1,000 to bring their vision to life, in addition to the following filmmaking gear (worth more than $10K in total/$3,600 per winner)

Nanlite PavoTube II 15X 2 Light Kit

Nanlite Forza 60B

Nanlite Forza Softbox with FM Mount

Zhiyun Crane 2S Pro

Zhiyun Smooth-5 Gimbal Combo Kit

HitFilm Pro by FXhome

Imerge Pro by FXhome

1 year Artlist Music & SFX Unlimited subscription

1 year Artgrid Pro subscription

1 year Motion Array subscription

Artlist & Artgrid Merch Kits

About Artlist

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Artlist is the fastest way to find, download and license music for your videos. Dive into the ultimate catalog of music and sound effects, bringing you everything from straight bangers to otherworldly instrumental beats.

This is your moment

Thanks for Applying!

** As a grant winner, we cannot guarantee that you will be paired with your chosen mentor, but we will do our best.

Artlist Women Creator Fund Application Form

Share your video idea below for a chance to be one of the three grant winners

The Cache Bunny Grant
Los Angeles-based video director and visual effects artist

Boasting work with Microsoft, Adobe, Virgin, MTV, and more, Cache Bunny uses a wide range of shooting techniques and digital effects to create fun and dreamy surrealist-inspired vignettes.

The Premiere Gal Grant
Founder, host and creative director of Gal Media Creative LLC

With over 370K subscribers on YouTube, Premiere Gal’s video, photo and audio tutorials rack up views in the thousands, hundreds of thousands and even millions.

The Karen X. Cheng Grant
Award-winning director

Karen X. Cheng is an award-winning creative director with over 1 million Instagram followers.

She has worked with the likes of Will Smith, Meta, Puma, Beats by Dre, Lego and more.

Meet your mentors

Thank you to our partners Zhiyun and Nanlite for sponsoring the grants

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