Still from Out of Thin Air

Tips and resources for your TV Programming application

Creative Europe's funding opportunity for TV Programming supports the production and wider circulation of European drama, animation and creative documentary television programmes which have the potential to cross borders within Europe and beyond. The deadline to apply is approaching on 16 November, so we've put together a list of resources to help you complete your application. 

Not sure if you are eligible?

Read our overview of the TV Programming scheme and use our eligibility checklist to find out, or get in touch with a member of our team.

Want to know how it all works?

For more detail read through the guidelines and FAQs as well the guides for applicants and experts for this specific scheme.

Are there any changes to this specific call?

  • Second seasons of high-end TV dramas are now also eligible for the €1 million grants.
  • The award criteria have been restructured with innovation, potential audience reach and collaboration between countries with different audiovisual production capacity all now
  • All proofs of financing now need to be submitted with the e-Form before the deadline. It is no longer possible to send in a paper package following your online submission.

Wondering what makes a successful project?

Image: Mosaic Films received a TV Programming grant of €59,000 for their documentary Out of Thin Air.