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IGDA To Award Students With GDC Europe ScholarshipsQualified university students offered the chance to attend this year's GDCE in London (June 16, 2005)
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) will award qualified university students the chance to attend this year's Game Developers Conference Europe (GDCE). The scholarship will provide students with full access to all sessions, roundtables and keynotes at GDCE, offering a unique opportunity to meet with professionals and learn valuable industry skills. The conference is slated for Aug. 30 - Sept. 1, 2005, in London, England.
"The annual Student Scholarship program provides students with a peek into the game creation process," says Jason Della Rocca, executive director of IGDA. "It's one exciting way the IGDA supports aspiring game creators."
Students can now apply online for a scholarship at www.igda.org/scholarships.
The deadline to enter is Wednesday, July 20, 2005. Recipients will be announced by August 3rd. Applicants are required to be full-time university students (or in an equivalent educational program) and IGDA student members for consideration.
About the IGDA
The International Game Developers Association is a non-profit membership organization that advocates globally on issues related to digital game creation. The IGDA's mission is to strengthen the international game development community and effect change to benefit that community.
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