The fund was announced on the eve of the 60th Logie Awards in Queensland.
Each successful filmmaking team will receive up to $30,000 to produce 5-15 minutes of content.
Stan has launched the trailer for The Second and released key art and a selection of images.
The public broadcaster has teamed up with Screen Australia and Screen Queensland for the three-part series called Blue Water Empire.
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