Tom Kenny, the voice actor who portrays SpongeBob and Patchy on SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, is one of the featured presenters at the 24th Annual College Television Awards gala presented by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) Foundation, Sunday, March 16, 2003 at the St. Regis Hotel in Century City, California. The College Television Awards Competition recognizes excellence in college student film/video productions. At the black-tie awards gala, student filmmakers are mentored with industry leaders that attend the invitation-only ceremony. Students compete for cash and filmmaking prizes in traditional and computer animation categories. The College Television Awards is one of several ongoing programs supported by the ATAS Foundation. It also offers a student internship program for work in 2D and 3D animation and visual effects.