11th annual contest is now open for entries; all amateur creatives in film, animation, games, virtual reality, motion graphics, and 3d visualization are welcome to submit their work.
The Rookies has announced their call for entries to the 11th annual global competition, the Rookie Awards 2021, which is now open to amateur creatives in film, animation, games, virtual reality, motion graphics, and 3d visualization. One of the most important and well-respected competitions on the annual industry event calendar, The Rookies provides high-profile exposure and job opportunities for aspiring design and entertainment media professionals. In addition to the final category awards, entrants can win weekly prizes and studio internships by sharing their best creative media work.
Important Dates: March 7, 2021: Open for Submissions; June1, 2021: Submissions Closed; June 30, 2021: Finalists Announced; July 16, 2021: Winners Announced.
The Rookies is supported by some of the industry's top companies, including Adobe, Autodesk, ChaosGroup, Flipped Normals, Foundry, Marvelous Designer, Maxon, SideFX, Sketchfab, Substance, and Wacom.
Source: The Rookies
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