Submissions are now open for the 2017 The Rookies, an annual event which showcases and discovers the best new talent graduating from courses in creative fields.
The Rookies is the acclaimed international competition for young creatives. Entrants compete not only to represent their tertiary provider, but to win studio internships, school scholarships, and prizes.
Since 2009, The Rookies has placed over 74 young artists with paid internships at world leading studios such as Weta Digital, Double Negative, The Mill, Gameloft, Crytek, and Framestore.
The official categories for 2017 are: Animation, Architecture, Film Production, Graphic Design, Illustration, Industrial Design, Motion Graphics, Gaming, Photography, Visual Effects, Virtual Reality, Web & Mobile, Film of the Year (Visual Effects, Animation, Film Production), Game of the Year (Console and PC, Virtual Reality, Web & Mobile), and School of the Year.
To be eligible to enter you must 18 years or older, and have attended a certified higher educational training facility such as a University, Academy, College, or Institute of Technology, between January 2016 and May 2017. The deadline for submissions is May 29, 2017.
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