Create Fund Artist Investment Program

Our Create Fund Artist Investment Program concentrates on artists from diverse backgrounds that can help us fill content gaps in specific areas. Selected artists receive a cash grant, production, and marketing support, as well as other hands-on help needed to successfully complete their projects.

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Diversity in 3D Program

Shutterstock has the largest 3D marketplace in the world. Under our Create Fund Artist Investment Program, we are offering a total of $30,000 in production grants to three 3D artists from diverse backgrounds to provide more opportunities as that marketplace grows.
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Artist Investment Program Winners
We have been awarding grants to emerging artists since 2020. Get to know these recent winners and the amazing content they have produced.

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