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Prizes

We are supported by some of the world’s top companies and this is the bounty of goodies we have to share this year.

$18,796 Creative Starter Kit Giveaway

One lucky random winner

All entrants to the Rookie Awards 2020 are eligible to enter this giveway where one (1) winner will be picked at random and win the following prizes worth approx US$18,796:

How to win

To win this random giveaway you must create an eligible entry to the Rookie Awards 2020, share it on Instagram and use the official tags. Full details will be announced when contest opens.

Foundry - 12 month Production Collective
Autodesk - 12 month 3ds Max or Maya Subscription
Pixologic - ZBrushCore 2020 Single User Perpetual License
SideFX - Houdini Core
Adobe - 12 months Creative Cloud Subscription
Maxon - 12 months Cinema 4D Subscription
Chaos Group - V-Ray License
Substance by Adobe - 12 months Substance Indie Subscription
Wacom - Wacom One
Toon Boom - 12 months Harmony Premium Subscription
Flipped Normals - Complete ZBrush Sculpting Bundle

Ultimate Creative Starter Kit

Studio Internships

Contest Prize Status Sponsor
Contest: Weta Digital Art Department position. 4 week duration. Status: Winner Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Contest: BVN REAL Archviz Artist position. 8-week internship program. Status: Winner Location: Sydney, Australia.
Contest: Ninja Theory Game Artist position. 12-week duration. Status: Winner Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom.
Contest: Axis Animation 3D Artist position. 3-6 month position Status: Winner Location: Glasgow, Scotland.
Contest: Lightfield London Archviz Artist position. 4-week duration. Status: Winner Location: London, United Kingdom.
Contest: Outpost (Canada) Visual Effects Artists position. 4-week duration. Status: Winner Location: Montreal, Canada.
Contest: Outpost (United Kingdom) Visual Effects Artists position. 4-week duration. Status: Winner Location: Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Contest: Crater Studio Visual Effects Artist position. 2-3 months duration. Status: Winner Location: Belgrade, Serbia.

Category Prizes

Contest Prize Status Sponsor
Contest: Film of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: 5 x 1 year Harmony Premium Status: Winner Sponsor: Toon Boom
Contest: Film of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: 5 x 1 year Harmony Premium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Toon Boom
Contest: Film of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: Concept Painting in Photoshop Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Film of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: Street Wear Outfit In Marvelous Designer Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Film of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 5 x 2 year Rental Indie License Status: Winner Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Film of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Complete ZBrush Sculpting Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Film of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 5 x 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Film of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 5 x 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Film of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 5 x V-Ray License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Chaos Group
Contest: Film of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 5 x V-Ray License + 100 Chaos Cloud credits Status: Winner Sponsor: Chaos Group
Contest: Film of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Characters for Games Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Film of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: How to Retopologize a Full Character Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Game of the Year - Console & PC Prize: 3 x 6 months Substance Indie Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Game of the Year - Console & PC Prize: 5 x 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Game of the Year - Console & PC Prize: 5 x ZBrush 2020 (or latest version – Perpetual) Status: Winner Sponsor: Pixologic
Contest: Game of the Year - Console & PC Prize: Complete ZBrush Sculpting Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Game of the Year - Console & PC Prize: Introduction to ZBrush 2020 Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Game of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Game of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: 5 x 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Game of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: 5 x 2 year Rental Indie License Status: Winner Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Game of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: Concept Painting in Photoshop Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Game of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: Street Wear Outfit In Marvelous Designer Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Game of the Year - Mobile Prize: Characters for Games Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Game of the Year - Mobile Prize: How to Retopologize a Full Character Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: 1 year Harmony Premium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Toon Boom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: 1 year Harmony Premium Status: Winner Sponsor: Toon Boom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: 3 months Creative Cloud Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: 6 months Creative Cloud Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: Concept Painting in Photoshop Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 2D Animation Prize: Concept Painting in Photoshop Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 x ZBrush 2020 (or latest version – Perpetual) Status: Winner Sponsor: Pixologic
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 year Cinema 4D Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Maxon
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 year Cinema 4D Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Maxon
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 year Modo & Mari license Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Foundry
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 5 x 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: 6 months Substance Indie Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Houdini Core Status: Winner Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Production Collective Status: Winner Sponsor: Foundry
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Street Wear Outfit In Marvelous Designer Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Street Wear Outfit In Marvelous Designer Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Wacom Intuos Medium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Animation Prize: Wacom Intuos Pro Medium Status: Winner Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 1 x Maya & Arnold Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 1 x Maya & Arnold Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 1 x ZBrush 2020 (or latest version – Perpetual) Status: Winner Sponsor: Pixologic
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 1 year Cinema 4D Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Maxon
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 3 months Premiere Rush Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 6 months Cinema 4D Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Maxon
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: 6 months Premiere Rush Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: FlippedNormals Lighting Scenes – Arnold for Maya 2018 Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: Introduction to Blender Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: Introduction to Blender Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: Wacom Intuos Medium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - 3D Motion Graphics Prize: Wacom Intuos Pro Medium Status: Winner Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 12 months Stock Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 1 x 3ds Max & Arnold Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 1 x 3ds Max & Arnold Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 1 x V-Ray License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Chaos Group
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 1 x V-Ray License + 100 Chaos Cloud credits Status: Winner Sponsor: Chaos Group
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 3 months Stock Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: 6 months Substance Indie Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: Introduction to Blender Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Architectural Visualisation Prize: Introduction to Blender Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: 12 months Creative Cloud Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: 1 x ZBrush 2020 (or latest version – Perpetual) Status: Winner Sponsor: Pixologic
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: 6 months Creative Cloud Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: Complete ZBrush Sculpting Bundle Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: Complete ZBrush Sculpting Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: Wacom Intuos Medium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Concept Art Prize: Wacom Intuos Pro Medium Status: Winner Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: 2 year Rental Indie License Status: Winner Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: 6 months Substance Indie Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: Characters for Games Bundle Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: Characters for Games Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: Wacom Intuos Medium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Game Development Prize: Wacom Intuos Pro Medium Status: Winner Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: 2 year Rental Indie License Status: Winner Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: Introduction to Substance Painter Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Immersive Media Prize: Introduction to Substance Painter Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 12 months Stock Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 1 x AutoCAD Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 1 x AutoCAD Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 1 x ZBrush 2020 (or latest version – Perpetual) Status: Winner Sponsor: Pixologic
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 3 months Stock Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: 6 months Substance Indie Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Product Design Prize: FlippedNormals Lighting Scenes – Arnold for Maya 2018 Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 x 3ds Max or Maya & Arnold Status: Winner Sponsor: Autodesk
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 x V-Ray License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Chaos Group
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 x V-Ray License + 100 Chaos Cloud credits Status: Winner Sponsor: Chaos Group
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 x ZBrush 2020 (or latest version – Perpetual) Status: Winner Sponsor: Pixologic
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 year Nuke License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Foundry
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 year Rental Indie License Status: Runner-up Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 1 year Substance Indie Subscription Status: Winner Sponsor: Adobe
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: 6 months Substance Indie Subscription Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Substance
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Houdini Core Status: Winner Sponsor: SideFX
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Introduction to Arnold Tutorial Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Introduction to Arnold Tutorial Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Production Collective Status: Winner Sponsor: Foundry
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Wacom Intuos Medium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Rookie of the Year - Visual Effects Prize: Wacom Intuos Pro Medium Status: Winner Sponsor: Wacom
Contest: Specialty - Young Guns Prize: 1 year Harmony Premium Status: Winner Sponsor: Toon Boom
Contest: Specialty - Young Guns Prize: 1 year Harmony Premium Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Toon Boom
Contest: Specialty - Young Guns Prize: 1 year Modo & Mari license Status: Runner-up Sponsor: Foundry
Contest: Specialty - Young Guns Prize: 1 year Modo & Mari license Status: Winner Sponsor: Foundry
Contest: Specialty - Young Guns Prize: Complete ZBrush Sculpting Bundle Status: Winner Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Contest: Specialty - Young Guns Prize: Introduction to ZBrush 2020 Status: Runner-up Sponsor: FlippedNormals
Autodesk
Unreal Engine
Adobe
Pixologic
Substance
Chaos Group
Foundry
Maxon
SideFX
Unity
Wacom
Weta Digital
3D World
Axis Studios
BINYAN
Crater Studios
Epic Games
FlippedNormals
Flying Bark Productions
LightField London
ModelFarm
Ninja Theory
Outpost VFX
Rig-it
Sini Software
Sketchfab
Toon Boom
Unbnd
Ziva