PRIMED TV Commercials Funding

PRIMED Commercial Advertising Campaigns

PRIMED for Commercial Advertising Campaigns offers support to approved projects for qualified production expenditures incurred within Onondaga County. Funding is provided to incentivize local, qualified spend, and disbursed as a grant (rebate) to approved productions upon receipt and audit of expenditures.

Incentive Amount

PRIMED for Commercial Advertising Campaigns offers incentives of 25% of QE, which may be further enhanced if the approved production meets hiring thresholds to expand diversity and representation among the cast and crew.

Commercial applicants must commit to a minimum of $400,000 in local expenditures.

For interested projects who may be below this threshold, please contact the Visit Syracuse Film Office for consultation

If you feel that your production may qualify, please read the guidelines thoroughly before submitting an Intent to Apply below

An Innovation Group representative will notify production of the application procedure upon receipt of an Intent to Apply form.

A $200 fee is assessed for projects that proceed to the application stage. Funding determination is a competitive process. An independent panel of industry experts will analyze each applicant on the basis of creative merit, anticipated local economic impact, and general viability. Productions are prohibited from contacting panelists at any time.