Initiatives

Made in NY Women's Film, TV and Theatre Fund

Our groundbreaking program providing funds to complete projects by, for, or about all who identify as women is now accepting applications through October 16, 2018. The New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) is administering the fund.
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One Book, One New York

New Yorkers have voted! The one book you chose to read together is Jennifer Egan's Manhattan Beach!
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NY Music Month

Every June is New York Music Month, the official New York City celebration of the most diverse music scene in the world. In partnership with NY is Music, the Mayor's Office of Media & Entertainment is proud to present 30 days of events across all five boroughs, including free concerts, workshops, walking tours and resources for musicians, industry professionals, students and music fans.
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"Made in NY" Career Panels

The "Made in NY" Industry Series presents a variety of free programs exploring multiple topics within the media and entertainment industry. Programs focus on film, television, theater and digital media and support the goals of career development, networking, training and recruitment. Visit facebook.com/madeinny for updates about future panels.
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NYC Film Green

NYC Film Green is the first sustainability program for the film and television industry in the United States administered by a government agency.
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MOME Women's Fund

Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) Commissioner Julie Menin announced the launch of a groundbreaking series of initiatives targeting the underrepresentation of women in film and television.
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"Made in NY" PA Training Program

Welcome to the "Made in NY" Production Assistant Training Program, developed in partnership between the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment and Brooklyn Workforce Innovations!
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"Made in NY" Post Production Training Program

The "Made in NY" Post Production Training Program is a free skills training and job placement assistance program for New Yorkers pursuing careers in the New York City post production industry. We partner with the NYC Department of Small Business Services and Brooklyn Workforce Innovations to deliver the program. Strong computer skills and six months of Production Industry experience preferred.
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Training for Media Employees

"Made in NY" Media Employee Training is a grant program that offers funding for you to train yourself and your employees in areas that will increase their technical, creative and business skills, and help your business grow. Media Employee Training covers 70% of the cost of the trainings - trainings custom-picked by you, for your business.
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"Made in NY" Marketing Credit

New York City's "Made in NY" Marketing Credit program offers qualified film and television productions with free co-branded advertising opportunities in the #1 media market in the country. “Made in NY” productions are projects where at least 75% of the film was produced in New York City.
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"Made in NY" Logo

The City of New York is home to the most innovative creators in the world. The “Made in NY” initiative celebrates New York City’s evolving media & entertainment industry, highlighting the importance of the sector to the local economy through public service campaigns, marketing efforts and educational and workforce development programs.
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"Made in NY" Awards

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Media & Entertainment Commissioner Cynthia López presented the 2014 “Made in NY” Awards, celebrating excellence in the New York City creative community and recognizing the achievements of individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to the City’s entertainment and digital media industries.
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"Made in NY" Merchandise

The "Made in NY" program is a testament to the depth of talent, locations and resources in New York City. It supports film and television projects by offering incentives and special services to productions. The "Made in NY" logo serves as a “mark of distinction” for qualifying productions.
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