Programs and Funding

  • This certification is given to businesses that are already offering employee ownership to 20% or more of their employees.
  • This road show hosts events across the state to premiere Colorado Experience episodes in communities where the historical documentary series was filmed.
  • This directory helps our state's film industry workforce showcase their skills and services to producers who are considering filming here.
  • This incentive encourages film production in Colorado with a performance-based rebate for up to 20% of qualified expenses.
  • This database of filmable locations across Colorado allows filmmakers to search by town, county, and type of location.
  • The consultant can answer questions you may have about becoming an employee-owned company.
  • This loan gives businesses the funds to offset transition costs for Colorado businesses converting to an employee ownership structure.
  • The peer network connects businesses considering employee ownership with already converted companies.
  • This grant reimburses businesses the funds to offset transition costs for Colorado businesses converting to an employee ownership structure.
  • This event brings top industry leaders in film, television, and digital media to visit high school and college classrooms across the state.
  • This grant helps local colleges, universities, and high schools fund a specific film project for students.
  • This grant provides financial support to help communities start and host successful film festivals in Colorado.
  • This initiative provides technical assistance to help communities attract film production and prepare them for production activities.
  • This series of events addresses the need for community engagement and education during COVID-19 by providing webinars to the creative film and media community.
  • These scholarships help high school students pay for educational and experiential film programs.
  • This toolkit provides resources and information on employee ownership to introduce you to the various business models.
  • This grant supports an annual workshop that helps motivate and inspire native students who are struggling to find a passion in high school.
  • These partners share expertise with filmmakers and help attract productions to their communities.
  • This program allows screenwriters to submit one original screenplay, television pilot, or short script per year for a free critique.
  • This event projects short works from Colorado filmmakers onto exterior walls and other city surfaces in Denver's RiNo neighborhood for eight days.