March 9, 2015 at 12:06 pm #206489alwyn huntParticipant
Sponsored by Autodesk, the CG Student Awards is the largest event for Visual Effects, Feature
Animation, and Next-Gen Gaming students. Showcase your skills to top studios from around the
world, win one of twenty-five (25) internships and a piece of the $360,000 in prizes.
Entries for the 2015 CG Student Awards would be accepted through to May 13th, 2015. Owned and produced by CG Student Awards Pty Ltd, and sponsored by Autodesk, the event showcases excellence in computer graphics from students and recent graduates from the world’s leading training facilities.
The Awards has six main categories:
• School of the Year
• Student of the Year
• Film of the Year
• Game of the Year
• People’s Choice
• Bootcamp Placements (Internships)
All computer graphics students worldwide that attended an accredited course between
January 2014 – May 2015 are eligible to enter.
Examples of suitable courses are Computer Animation, Bachelor of Computer Graphics,
Animation and Interactive Media, Game Design and Development, 3D Computer Animation,
Digital Effects, Computer Visualisation, Computer Science, Visual Effect (VFX) Courses. All other
courses with similar curriculum are deemed suitable.
The judges are looking for any of the following skills, but not limited to: Modeling, Texturing,
Rigging, Pre-visualisation, Architectural Visualisation, Animation, Lighting, Compositing, Live
Action, Character Animation, Editing, Concept Art, Coding, R&D, Game Design, and Game
The Awards have an extensive list of high profile companies sponsoring the event:
3D Artist, 3D Total, Adobe, Allegorithmic, Autodesk, AWN, Blue Sky Studio, CG Cookie, CG
Society, Conceptshare, Digital Tutors, Epic Games, G-Technology, iKinema, Luxion, Next Limit,
Nvidia, Pixologic, RebusFarm, Side Effects Software, Siteground, SolidAngle, Stash Media, The
Foundry, Tut+, and Wacom.
Leading production studios Animal Logic, Double Negative, Dreamworks India, Framestore,
Gameloft, Method Studios, Monolith Studio, MPC, NetherRealm Studio, Ninja Theory, Rebellion,
RSP, The Mill, and Weta Digital are also offering twenty-five (25) professional internships
throughout Canada, Europe, India, Oceania, and the USA.
Each studio offers slightly different internships, but an internship winner can expect to receive
8-12 weeks professional experience, support and guidance from industry leading experts, a
standard intern salary, and an amazing opportunity to network and prove their skills.
Entries to the CG Student Awards can be submitted online at http://www.cgstudentawards.com. The
results will be announced June 17th, 2015.
ABOUT CG STUDENT AWARDS
The CG Student Awards is an annual event which showcases and rewards excellence in
computer graphics from students and recent graduates. With the help of our amazing
sponsors, the event has helped kick-start the careers of countless digital artists, provided 60
paid studio internships and given away over $590,000 in prizes.
The mission of CG Student Awards is to create a platform for all aspiring digital artists to launch
their careers, network with professionals, and connect with other passionate digital artists from
around the world.
For more information visit http://www.cgstudentawards.com or follow @cgstudentawards.September 16, 2020 at 5:59 am #278932BeverlyWalkerParticipant
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