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Rookie Awards 2019

Started in 2010, this is our biggest annual contest. It's open to young creatives in visual effects, animation, games, virtual reality, motion graphics and 3d visualisation. There is simply no better way to launch your career and start sharing your amazing work online.

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Education Scholarships | Vancouver Film School

Vancouver Film School grads are some of the most successful and sought-after professionals in the entire Animation and VFX industries. You will find our alumni working all over the globe, pushing boundaries, discovering new frontiers, winning all kinds of awards and honours, and leading today’s creative economy.

During the 12 month program you will gain experience with traditional arts, computer animation, and cinematic storytelling skills in a professional, student environment. This truly is an opportunity worth applying for today.

One lucky artist will be selected to experience this amazing opportunity and push their skills to the next level at this amazing facility in Canada.


Applicants for this scholarship must:

  • include examples of visual effects and 3D animation work in their entry.


  • Scholarship location: Vancouver, Canada.
  • Animation & Visual Effects Scholarship valued at $53,000
  • 12 months duration.
  • Graduate with a diploma in 3D Animation, Visual Effects and Modeling.
  • Open to all international students (scholarship is tuition only)
  • Create a master demo reel of your final project
  • Get access to the VFS Alumni Directory + Job Board
  • Attain industry connections that will help guide your career
  • Start date after Oct 21st, 2019
  • Value in Canadian Dollars.
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