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Cost of Docs 2021 Launched

We have just launched, in partnership with Sheffield Doc/Fest, our fifth annual Cost of Docs Survey to find the true…

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Our 2022 Film & TV Funding Award is Open for Submissions!

We are pleased to announce that submissions for the 2022 Film & TV Funding Award are now open! The Film…

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Announcing The Whickers Radio & Audio Award Finalists 2021

We are thrilled to announce our 2021 Radio & Audio Funding Award finalists! Our submissions team were wowed by five…

Who We Are

The Whickers were established in 2015 to fund and recognise original and innovative documentary. We seek to use the generous legacy of our namesake, pioneering broadcaster Alan Whicker, to support emerging film and audio documentary-makers in the funding and production of director led programmes.

Film and TV Funding Award

Please make sure that your project meets the criteria and the terms and conditions of the Film and TV Funding Award.

Applications for 2022 are now open.

Radio and Audio Funding Award

Please make sure that your project meets the criteria and the terms and conditions of the RAFA (Radio and Audio Funding Award).

Applications for 2021 are now closed.

Previous Winners

See below for the previous winners of our awards.

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