Randy Pausch Scholarship for undergraduate and graduate studies program is offered by the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences. Full details:
School(Institutions/Country): an accredited college or university in the United States |
Level: Undergraduate and Graduate Degree
Field(s): for pursuing careers specializing in the development of interactive entertainment Possible career paths include (but are not limited to) Art, Animation, Programming, Engineering, Game Direction, Game Design, Sound Design and Music Composition
Deadline: June 28, 2013.
Funded by: Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Randy Pausch Scholarship is targeted for the students of USA.
‣ Award No: 2 scholarships are offered.
‣ Scholarship Duration: Each award is for one year.
‣ Scholarship Covers: Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded.
‣ In the memory of Dr. Randy Pausch, Computer Science Professor and Co-Founder of the Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University, the Randy P Scholarship was established by the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences in 2008 .
‣ Randy P Scholarship Fund has been established to support students who are pursuing careers specializing in the development of interactive entertainment.
‣ Possible career paths include (but are not limited to) art, animation, programming, engineering, game direction, game design, sound design, and music composition.
To avail Randy Pausch Scholarship, candidates must meet the following criteria:
‣ Applicant must be a full-time student attending an accredited college or university in the United States during the 2012-2013 academic school year (you must be currently enrolled in a program in order to be eligible; high school seniors are not eligible).
‣ Applicant must have the intention to enter the game industry as a developer of interactive entertainment.
‣ Major: Any field. -GPA: 3.3 minimum on a 4.0 scale.
‣ Each award is for one year. Winners may not re-apply for subsequent Randy P Scholarships.
‣ Any number of students from an institution may apply.
‣ The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of completed application, required documentation, specific criteria and weighted criteria (weights in service, leadership, character, and financial need).
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Scholarship submissions for the 2013-2014 academic year are now open. Please click here to download the application form.
‣ Apply by post.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due by June 28, 2013
‣ The Academy will announce the winners in August 2013.
‣ It is important to read the application guideline, and visit the official website (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be downloaded from the official website
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